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Title:
Washington, DC
ISBN:
9781465440457
Physical Description:
256 pages : color illustrations, color maps ; 23 cm.
Contents:
National Mall. The best of the National Mall ; National Air and Space Museum ; National Museum of the American Indian ; Hirshhorn Museum ; Hirshhorn Sculpture Garden ; Arts and Industries Building ; Smithsonian Castle ; National Museum of African Art ; Arthur M. Sackler Gallery ; Freer Gallery of Art ; Forestry Information Center ; Bureau of Engraving and Printing ; U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum ; National Museum of American History ; National Museum of Natural History ; National Gallery of Art West Building ; National Gallery of Art East Building ; National Sculpture Garden ; Washington Monument ; World War II Memorial ; Reflecting pool ; Constitution Gardens ; Vietnam Veterans Memorial ; Korean War Veterans Memorial ; Lincoln Memorial ; Franklin Delano Roosevelt Memorial ; Tidal basin ; Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial ; East Potomac Park ; Thomas Jefferson Memorial -- Capitol Hill. The best of Capitol Hill ; United States Capitol ; U.S. Botanic Garden ; Capitol grounds ; Capitol reflecting pool and monuments ; Bartholdi Park ; Library of Congress ; Folger Shakespeare Library ; U.S. Supreme Court ; Eastern Market ; Sewall-Belmont House and Museum ; National Postal Museum ; Union Station -- The White House and Foggy Bottom. The best of the White House and Foggy Bottom ; The White House ; White House Visitor Center ; Freedom Plaza ; Daughters of the American Revolution Museum ; Corcoran Gallery of Art ; Renwick Gallery ; Blair House ; Decatur House ; Lafayette Square ; St. John's Church ; Kennedy Center -- Penn Quarter. The best of Penn Quarter ; Newseum ; National Archives ; Old Post Office ; Ford's Theatre ; The Petersen Boarding House ; International Spy Museum ; Smithsonian American Art Museum and National Portrait Gallery ; National Museum of Crime and Punishment ; Madame Tussauds ; National Museum of Women in the Arts -- Georgetown. The best of Georgetown ; Chesapeake and Ohio Canal ; Washington Harbour ; Old Stone House ; N Street ; Dumbarton Oakes -- Beyond central Washington. The best of beyond central Washington ; Smithsonian's National Zoological Park ; Peirce Mill ; Hillwood Estate ; Embassy Row ; Washington National Cathedral ; Dupont Circle ; National Geographic Museum ; The Phillips Collection ; United States National Arboretum ; Kenilworth Park and Aquatic Gardens ; Frederick Douglass House ; Oxon Hill Farm -- Day trips and excursions. George Washington's Mount Vernon Estate ; Old Town Alexandria ; Gunston Hall ; The Pentagon ; Mount Vernon Bike Trail ; Theodore Roosevelt Island ; Arlington National Cemetery ; Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center ; Manassas National Battlefield ; Great Falls Park ; Wolf Trap National Park for the Performing Arts ; Harpers Ferry National Historic Park ; Leesburg ; White's Ferry ; Frederick ; Skyline Drive ; Monticello ; Charlottesville ; Fredericksburg ; Middleburg ; Colonial Williamsburg ; Jamestown ; Yorktown Battlefield ; Yorktown Victory Center ; Colonial Parkway ; Busch Gardens ; Annapolis ; Baltimore's Inner Harbor ; Baltimore and Ohio Railroad Museum ; Sports Legends Museum/Geppi's Entertainment Museum ; The Walters Art Museum ; Chesapeake Bay driving tour ; A day at the beach.
Abstract:
Offers information on family-friendly accommodations, activities, restaurants, and shopping in Washington, D.C.
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Format:
Book
Production, Publication, Distribution, Manufacture, and Copyright Notice:
New York, NY : DK Publishing, 2016.
General Note:
"First published in the United States in 2012 ... reprinted with revisions ... 2016"--Title-page verso.

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