Category: Monuments, Parks, and Public Spaces

United States Botanical Garden

The United States Botanical Garden is a fantastic set of indoor gardens. The enormous greenhouse space features gardens, flowers, and plants from around the world, and is right off the National Mall.  If you love flowers and plants, you can easily spend a long time at the Botanical Garden, and the warm interior is a

Dumbarton Oaks

Dumbarton Oaks, located in the northwest part of the city, features some of the most beautiful outdoor spaces in the city. If you like walking through trees and parks, then this is a great place to go. It is definitely one of the less well-known parts of the city. You will rarely find it on

Washington National Cathedral

The Washington National Cathedral is one of the most famous churches in the United States. It is the second-largest church in the country, and the largest in the city. It is an Episcopalian cathedral that has been attended by almost every President of the United States since its construction at the turn of the twentieth