eBook Eyewitness Travel Family Guide Washington, DC, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1465425047
  • ISBN-13: 9781465425041
  • DDC: 917.53044
  • Grade Level Range: 12th Grade +
  • 256 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2014 | Published/Released May 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2014
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Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
How to Use this Guide.
1: Introducing Washington, DC.
The Best of Washington, DC.
2: Washington, DC through the Year.
3: Getting to Washington, DC.
4: Getting Around Washington, DC.
5: Practical Information.
6: Where to Stay.
7: Where to Eat.
8: Shopping.
9: Entertainment.
10: Parks and Gardens.
11: Spectator Sports.
12: The History of Washington, DC.
13: Quirky Events in Washington’s History.
14: Exploring Washington, DC.
15: The National Mall.
The Best of the National Mall.
16: National Mall East.
17: National Mall West.
18: Capitol Hill.
The Best of Capitol Hill.
19: The White House and Foggy Bottom.
The Best of the White House and Foggy Bottom.
20: Penn Quarter.
The Best of Penn Quarter.
21: Georgetown.
The Best of Georgetown.
22: Beyond Central Washington.
The Best of Beyond Central Washington.
23: National Zoological Park and Around.
24: US National Arboretum and Around.
25: Day Trips and Excursions.
Where to Stay in Washington, DC.
Washington, DC Maps.
Washington, DC City Maps.
Selected Wasington Maps Index.
Index.
Acknowledgments.
Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
1: How to Use this Guide.
2: Introducing Washington, DC.
3: The Best of Washington, DC.
4: Washington, DC Through the Year.
5: Getting to Washington, DC.
6: Getting Around Washington, DC.
7: Practical Information.
8: Where to Stay.
9: Where to Eat.
10: Shopping.
11: Entertainment.
12: Parks and Gardens.
13: Spectator Sports.
14: The History of Washington, DC.
15: Quirky Events in Washington's History.
16: The National Mall.
17: The Best of The National Mall.
18: National Air and Space Museum.
19: National Museum of the American Indian.
20: US Holocaust Memorial Museum.
21: National Museum of American History.
22: National Museum of Natural History.
23: National Gallery of Art West Building.
24: Washington Monument.
25: World War II Memorial.
26: Lincoln Memorial.
27: Franklin Delano Roosevelt Memorial.
28: Thomas Jefferson Memorial.
29: Capitol Hill.
30: The Best of Capitol Hill.
31: United States Capitol.
32: US Botanic Garden.
33: Library of Congress.
34: The White House and Foggy Bottom.
35: The Best of the White House and Foggy Bottom.
36: The White House.
37: Penn Quarter.
38: The Best of Penn Quarter.
39: Newseum.
40: National Archives:Get up close to the Declaration of Independence.
41: International Spy Museum.
42: Smithsonian American Art Museum and National Portrait Gallery.
43: Georgetown.
44: The Best of Georgetown.
45: Chesapeake and Ohio Canal.
46: Dumbarton Oaks.
47: Beyond Central Washington.
48: The Best of Beyond Central Washington.
49: Smithsonian's National Zoological Park.
50: Washington National Cathedral.
51: United States National Arboretum.
52: Day Trips and Excursions.
53: George Washington's Mount Vernon Estate.
54: © Old Town Alexandria.
55: Arlington National Cemetery : Presidents, heroes, and the unknown soldiers.
56: Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center.
57: Harpers Ferry National Historic Park.
58: Skyline Drive.
59: Monticello.
60: Colonial Williamsburg ™.
61: Jamestown.
62: Busch Gardens®.
63: Annapolis.
64: Baltimore's Inner Harbor.
65: Chesapeake Bay Driving Tour.
66: A Day at the Beach: Sand, ponies, and boardwalks.
67: Where to Stay in Washington, DC.
68: Washington, DC Maps.
69: Washington, DC City Maps.
70: Selected Washington Maps Index.
Index.
Acknowledgments.