The USA’s capital teems with iconic monuments, vast museums and the corridors of power, where visionaries and demagogues roam.
Lonely Planet will get you to the heart of Washington, DC, with amazing travel experiences and the best planning advice:
Inspirational images, city walks and the best of local knowledge
Planning features and top itineraries to help you plan the perfect trip
Local secrets and hidden travel gems that will make your trip unique
Plus the White House in 3D, the Smithsonian in depth, tips for family travel and full-colour maps
Coverage includes: Plan Your Trip, National Mall, White House Area, Foggy Bottom, Georgetown, Capitol Hill, Southeast DC, Downtown, Penn Quarter, Dupont Circle, Kalorama, Adams Morgan, U Street, Columbia Heights, Upper Northwest DC, Northern Virginia, Day Trips from Washington DC, Understand and Survival chapters.