Plan a summer excursion to the nation's capital
You can make summer plans for unforgettable experiences in the nation's capital. Check out the dozens of free things to do, including Smithsonian museums, the National Mall and an array of outdoor activities. Explore wondrous neighborhoods, a dining scene filled with Michelin-approved restaurants, rooftop bars and beer gardens. Get ready for an exciting summer in DC.
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