If you and your family are looking for a fun family vacation there is nowhere better than the United States of America. You have fifty-two states to choose from. If you are looking to travel to United States there is no better State to visit than Washington D.C.
In Washington you can learn about the Presidents, and the history of the United States. Plus you can visit the White House where the great President of the United States currently resides.
Attractions in Washington, D.C
One great thing about visiting Washington D.C. is that they offer at least fifty free attractions. One of these is the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial. This memorial honors federal, state and local law enforcers for their dedication and sacrifice. The memorial is a bronze sculpture depicting a series of adult lions protecting its cubs, symbolizing the protective role of law enforcement officers. Blue-gray marble walls hold the names of more than seventeen thousand and five hundred officers who have been killed in the line of duty (dating back to seventeen ninety two).
Another free attraction is The National Zoo. This Zoo is one of the most kid friendly places to visit in the great state of Washington D.C. There are more than four hundred different types of animals to see. The National Zoo is a part of the Smithsonian Institution. The admission is free, but there is a cost for parking. Where else in the world where can visit a zoo for free? Visiting the Zoo requires a lot of walking so you should pay close attention to the weather, and dress as needed. Weekdays are usually less crowded than the weekends, and fall and winter are less crowded than the summer or spring.
You can also see the Washington Monument, The White House, The Air Force Memorial, and the Botanic Gardens. And keep in mind all of these are free.