District of Columbia

Explore the most exciting cities to visit in state of District of Columbia, with some of the world's best sights, attractions and activities.

Washington, DC, the U.S. capital, is a compact city on the Potomac River, bordering the states of Maryland and Virginia. It’s defined by imposing neoclassical monuments and buildings – including the iconic ones that house the federal government’s 3 branches: the Capitol, White House and Supreme Court. It's also home to iconic museums and performing-arts venues such as the Kennedy Center.

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Capital

Population
703,608

Area [sq mi]
68

Best District of Columbia Cities To Visit

Points of interest

  • Washington
  • Columbia Heights

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