Family Travel Question

Q | What is the best strategy to hit all the sites in DC with kids in tow?

We're ready to hit Washington, DC with our kids (10 & 12) this summer. What is the best strategy to see the sites? -Tracy, MA

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Amy Querido - The Q Family Adventures By

Affordable Washington D.C. with young kids

Tweet Washington, D.C. is one of the best budget-friendly family destinations in our country. Seriously, with many free national museums, there’s something for kids of all ages. We took our kids to Washington, D.C. when they were five and seven years old and my youngest one still remembers his fun trip riding the train and […]

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Meg Keough - Backpack to Buggy By

Visiting Washington, DC in the summer with kids

Tweet Summer in DC is a blast. The average age of the town drops to about 24 as summer interns take over while lobbyists and members of Congress flee the humidity.  With the young (grossly underpaid or unpaid) interns in town there are even more free or low cost events.  Check or the City […]

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Mary Turner - Travel With Teens and Tweens By

Tips for touring Washington, D.C. with tweens

Tweet Washington, D.C. is a great destination for tweens, but it does require a little planning ahead of time to get the most out of your visit. Some attractions require advance reservations such as White House tours that need to be requested up to six months ahead of time via your Congressman’s office. Other sights such […]

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