Things to see and do with kids in Washington DC

Washington DC Kids Attractions

Washington DC offers many unforgettable attractions for kids on holiday. Children will love seeing rockets and airplanes at the Air and Space Museum of the Smithsonian Institute, and learning to pass secret messages at the Spy Museum.

On nice days, the National Zoo is a great kids' activity in Washington DC, offering the only opportunity to see Giant Pandas in the US. The city's many parks and gardens are great for running off excess energy and enjoying the beautiful weather in spring and autumn, and children will love the cotton-candy pink Cherry Blossom trees in the Tidal Basin each April.

International Spy Museum

Washington's newest museum, the International Spy Museum, features the largest collection of publicly displayed international…

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National Zoo

The Smithsonian National Zoological Park, commonly known as the National Zoo, is a great attraction for families on holiday…

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Smithsonian Institution

One of the world's finest research centres, the Smithsonian Institution incorporates 19 excellent museums and galleries…

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