Washington DC Travel Guide

Sam's got 48 hours in the nation's capital, but this isn't your average field trip to Washington, DC. She's exploring the colorful, fun side of this city -- eating Ethiopian food, shopping in ...


Activities
Eastern Market
  • Pennsylvania Avenue Southeast
  • Washington, DC 20003 US

Eastern Market

Pennsylvania Avenue Southeast Washington, DC, US
Jack's Boathouse
  • 3500 K Street Northwest
  • Washington, DC 20007 US

Jack's Boathouse

3500 K Street Northwest Washington, DC, US
Union Station
Opened in 1907, Union Station serves as DC’s busiest travel hub. The building is not only a major train and bus station, but it also has a shopping mall and food court attached to help entertain the roughly 40 million people who pass through each year.
union station interior, washington dc, central restaurant, tall ceilings,
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  • 50 Massachusetts Ave NE
  • Washington, DC 20002 US

Union Station

Opened in 1907, Union Station serves as DC’s busiest travel hub. The building is not only a major train and bus station, but it also has a shopping mall and food court attached to help entertain the roughly 40 million people who pass through each year.
50 Massachusetts Ave NE Washington, DC, US
Phone: +1 202-289-1908

Hotels
Hotel Helix
  • 1430 Rhode Island Avenue Northwest
  • Washington, DC 20005 US

Hotel Helix

1430 Rhode Island Avenue Northwest Washington, DC, US

Restaurants & Bars
Hudson
  • 2030 M Street Northwest
  • Washington, DC 20036 US

Hudson

2030 M Street Northwest Washington, DC, US
Ben's Chili Bowl
Celebrating over 50 years of service, Ben's Chili Bowl is known for its chili dogs, chili half-smokes, and bowls of beef or veggie chili.
  • 1213 U Street Northwest
  • Washington, DC 20009 US

Ben's Chili Bowl

Celebrating over 50 years of service, Ben's Chili Bowl is known for its chili dogs, chili half-smokes, and bowls of beef or veggie chili.
1213 U Street Northwest Washington, DC, US
Etete
  • 1942 9th Street Northwest
  • Washington, DC 20001 US

Etete

1942 9th Street Northwest Washington, DC, US
Perry's Restaurant
  • 1811 Columbia Road Northwest
  • Washington, DC 20009 US

Perry's Restaurant

1811 Columbia Road Northwest Washington, DC, US
Busboys & Poets
  • 2021 14th Street Northwest
  • Washington, DC 20009 US

Busboys & Poets

2021 14th Street Northwest Washington, DC, US
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Mysteries at the Castle

Green Lady, Count of Monte Cristo, Robin Hood

12pm | 11c

Mysteries at the Castle

The Real Beauty and the Beast, Birdman of Scotland, Master of Disguise

1pm | 12c

Mysteries at the Castle

Making of an Artist, Secret Sonar, Fairy Flag

2pm | 1c

Mysteries at the Monument

Superman vs. the KKK, Who killed Huey Long?, Marches To Montgomery

3pm | 2c

Mysteries at the Monument

The Reanimator, Florida Three Toes, The Man Who Invented Martians

4pm | 3c

Mysteries at the Museum

Italian UFO, Doomsday Survivor, Birth of Geocaching

7pm | 6c

Mysteries at the Museum

Skull in the Ashes, Nazi Art Hoax, Hunger Strike

10pm | 9c

Mysteries at the Museum

Skull in the Ashes, Nazi Art Hoax, Hunger Strike

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