A City of Monumental Importance!
What is Washington D.C. Famous for?
As the capital of the United States, District of Columbia is a popular tourist destination for its dense collection of monuments and museums. The National Mall is an open area that includes many of these. Notable monuments in the district are the Washington Monument, Lincoln Monument, Jefferson Memorial, and National World War II Memorial. The Smithsonian Institution is a set of free museums that house national treasures in history, science, aviation, nature, art, and more.