36 hours in...Washington DC
The Willard InterContinental Washington D.C. Hotel is one of 36 hours in...Washington DC.

1. The Willard InterContinental Washington D.C. Hotel

1401 Pennsylvania Ave NW (at 14th St NW), Washington, D.C.
โรงแรม · Downtown-Penn Quarter-Chinatown · 66 คำแนะนำและคำวิจารณ์

The TelegraphThe Telegraph: Special treat: The Willard InterContinental (washington.intercontinental.com) has hosted Abraham Lincoln, Charles Dickens, Martin Luther King and David Lloyd George. Rooms from $259/£172.

The Normandy Hotel is one of 36 hours in...Washington DC.

2. The Normandy Hotel

2118 Wyoming Ave NW, Washington, D.C.
โรงแรม · Kalorama · 24 คำแนะนำและคำวิจารณ์

The TelegraphThe Telegraph: Mid-range: The Normandy (doylecollection.com) is known for its warm service and prime location in the Embassy Row of Dupont Circle, a minute’s walk from the Phillips Collection. Rooms from £85.

Tabard Inn is one of 36 hours in...Washington DC.

3. Tabard Inn

1739 N St NW (btwn 17th & 18th St NW), Washington, D.C.
โรงแรม · Northwest Washington · 144 คำแนะนำและคำวิจารณ์

The TelegraphThe Telegraph: On a budget: The Tabard Inn (001 202 785 1277; tabardinn.com) is in a quiet corner of the vibrant Dupont Circle area. Its 40 rooms offer DC’s quintessential boutique experience. Rooms from £80.

ทำเนียบขาว is one of 36 hours in...Washington DC.

4. ทำเนียบขาว

(The White House)
1600 Pennsylvania Ave NW (btwn 15th St NW & 17th St NW), Washington, D.C.
อาคารของรัฐ · 504 คำแนะนำและคำวิจารณ์

The TelegraphThe Telegraph: Hop on the Metro to Farragut West and follow Pennsylvania Avenue to the White House. You may be lucky enough to see the President’s helicopter or the family dog, Bo, being take for his morning walk.

Old Ebbitt Grill is one of 36 hours in...Washington DC.

5. Old Ebbitt Grill

675 15th St NW (at G St NW), Washington, D.C.
ร้านอาหารอเมริกัน · Downtown-Penn Quarter-Chinatown · 678 คำแนะนำและคำวิจารณ์

The TelegraphThe Telegraph: For dinner, call ahead for reservations at Old Ebbitt Grill (001 202 347 4800). It's one of the city’s landmark restaurants and a favourite of former presidents including Theodore Roosevelt.

6. Old Post Office Pavilion

1100 Pennsylvania Ave NW (at 12th St NW), Washington, D.C.
อนุสาวรีย์ / สถานที่สำคัญ · Federal Triangle · 56 คำแนะนำและคำวิจารณ์

The TelegraphThe Telegraph: 9am: Start the day with a trip to Old Post Office Pavilion’s 315-ft Clock Tower for an unparalleled 360-degree look at DC and its famous sites, including the Washington Monument and Capitol Building.

Francis Scott Key Bridge is one of 36 hours in...Washington DC.

7. Francis Scott Key Bridge

Key Bridge, Washington, D.C.
สะพาน · Georgetown · 31 คำแนะนำและคำวิจารณ์

The TelegraphThe Telegraph: The adventurous should take to the Potomac River in a rented kayak or paddleboard at Jack’s Boathouse by the Key Bridge (3500 K Street; 001 202 337 9642; guided tour £29).

United States Botanic Garden is one of 36 hours in...Washington DC.

8. United States Botanic Garden

100 Maryland Ave SW (Independence Ave), Washington, D.C.
สวนพฤกษศาสตร์ · Southwest Washington · 112 คำแนะนำและคำวิจารณ์

The TelegraphThe Telegraph: 3pm: Slow things down with a walk through the United States Botanic Gardens. Free tours last 45 minutes and take visitors through the Conservatory. Nearest Metro stop: Federal Center.

CityZen at Mandarin Oriental, Washington DC is one of 36 hours in...Washington DC.

9. CityZen at Mandarin Oriental, Washington DC

1330 Maryland Ave SW (at 12th St SW), Washington, D.C.
ร้านอาหารอเมริกาแบบใหม่ · Southwest Employment Area · 17 คำแนะนำและคำวิจารณ์

The TelegraphThe Telegraph: 6pm: Get an early dinner at the Mandarin Oriental Hotel’s CityZen restaurant (001 202 787 6148), serving top-notch modern American cuisine with local ingredients. Call for reservations. Best by cab.

The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts is one of 36 hours in...Washington DC.

10. The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts

2700 F St NW (at New Hampshire Ave), Washington, D.C.
สถานที่แสดงศิลปะการแสดง · Northwest Washington · 177 คำแนะนำและคำวิจารณ์

The TelegraphThe Telegraph: 7pm: Hop back in a taxi and head to the John F Kennedy Center (kennedy-center.org/index.cfm) for drama, opera or music. Don’t miss the breezy roof deck overlooking the Potomac River.

Jack Rose Dining Saloon is one of 36 hours in...Washington DC.

11. Jack Rose Dining Saloon

2007 18th St NW, Washington, D.C.
บาร์วิสกี้ · Adams Morgan · 144 คำแนะนำและคำวิจารณ์

The TelegraphThe Telegraph: 10pm: Hail a taxi to DC’s diverse Adams Morgan neighbourhood for a drink at the Jack Rose Dining Saloon (18th Street; 001 202 588 7388).

Franklin Delano Roosevelt Memorial is one of 36 hours in...Washington DC.

12. Franklin Delano Roosevelt Memorial

400 W Basin Drive SW (at Ohio Dr SW), Washington, D.C.
อนุสาวรีย์ / สถานที่สำคัญ · Southwest Washington · 108 คำแนะนำและคำวิจารณ์

The TelegraphThe Telegraph: Stroll round the water’s edge taking in the monuments and memorials. The FDR Memorial is a must-see. Alternatively, rent a paddleboat (tidalbasinpaddleboats.com) or do a Potomac River cruise.

Dinosaurs/Hall of Paleobiology Exhibit is one of 36 hours in...Washington DC.

13. Dinosaurs/Hall of Paleobiology Exhibit

Lenfant Plz SW (at National Museum of Natural History), Washington, D.C.
พิพิธภัณฑ์วิทยาศาสตร์ · Northwest Washington · 6 คำแนะนำและคำวิจารณ์

The TelegraphThe Telegraph: The Smithsonian Air and Space Museum (001 202 633 2214) or the Smithsonian Museum of Natural History (001 202 633 1000; free) are children’s favourites.

นิวเซียม is one of 36 hours in...Washington DC.

14. นิวเซียม

555 Pennsylvania Ave NW (at 6th St NW), Washington, D.C.
พิพิธภัณฑ์ · Downtown-Penn Quarter-Chinatown · 307 คำแนะนำและคำวิจารณ์

The TelegraphThe Telegraph: Or jump on the metro to the Archives stop and see the widely acclaimed Newseum (newseum.org; £14 adult/ £8 child) – a stunning interactive world of news and information.