United States National Arboretum, Washington, D.C.

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3501 New York Ave NE

Washington, D.C. 20002

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  • 3 mentions in Fun free things to do in D.C.?

    • Tiffany W.

      Tiffany W. said, "...A short tour inside is also free.Tomb of the Unknowns - Watch the changing of the guard.US Marine Corps War Memorial United States National Arboretum National Zoological ParkRock Creek Park NEIGHBORHOODS: Georgetown (Washington DC) - Stroll through the town, window shop, stop in for..." See More

    • peggy r.

      peggy r. said, "...or on the cement seats surrounding the enormous fountain. You won't believe you are still in DC when you visit the United States National Arboretum, 446 acres in the middle of the city. It's a quick cab ride there and a beautiful place..." See More

    • Jim S.

      Jim S. said, "...Natural History, National Air and Space Museum. Hiking on C&O canal starts in Georgetown (Washington DC); can also rent bikes there; United States National Arboretum in DC accessible by bike; more serious hiking will require a car for initial access to surrounding national forests..." See More

  • 1 mention in What must I see in D.C. that is off the beaten path?

    • peggy r.

      peggy r. said, "...Too much to do! The United States National Arboretum is off the beaten track and has an incredible Bonsai collection. The Newseum, one ticket is good for 2 days so don't rush through this fascinating museum. Arlington National Cemetery is easy to get to..." See More

  • 1 mention in Day trips from D.C.

    • Teresa V.

      Teresa V. said, "...Great answers and suggestions so far. Totally agree with every one that Tiffany mentioned. I would add the United States National Arboretum to the list. It is free and a beautfiul place to spend a couple hours. August will be hot and humid so..." See More

  • 1 mention in Good museums and other free places in DC?

    • Jim S.

      Jim S. said, "...you also want to see gov't sites, Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception, Washington National Cathedral, similar places. United States National Arboretum is nice if you like green space. Take a cab to get there...." See More