Things to Do in Washington DC in August 2018

There are countless things to do in the nation’s capital during the summer. Whether you’re into museums, food, history, sports, or art, DC has you covered.

Se você está procurando o que fazer em Washington DC em agosto 2018 , confira nossa lista das melhores atividades e atrações locais, incluindo…

  • Hop-on Hop-off Big Bus Tour
  • A Capital Wheel
  • Washington Monuments River Cruise
  • Hamilton Exhibit at George Washington’s Mount Vernon
  • e mais…

Economize em entradas para atrações

Regular admission to a number of these popular Washington DC attractions are available on the Washington DC Explorer Pass.

Choose as you go from dozens of top attractions and save up to 47% on combined admission vs paying at the gate.

See all available passes, attractions & prices – Learn more.

Please note, the seasonal events taking place at these attractions may be separately ticketed and not included on the Washington DC Explorer Pass.

If you want a bigger list of seasonal events, then check out our suggested things to do in Washington DC in the summer.

Hop-on Hop-off Sightseeing Tour

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Não há escassez de monumentos e monumentos para ver na capital da nossa nação! Convenientemente, o passeio de ônibus permite que você vá de site a site sem qualquer aborrecimento.

This is the best way to see the monuments efficiently while also learning from the tour guide.

Alguns destaques do passeio de ônibus DC incluem…

  • US Capitol & Botanical Garden
  • Air & Space Museum
  • Washington Monument West
  • Jefferson Memorial
  • Newseum
  • White House
  • e muito mais!

Como entrar: Hop On Hop Off Big Bus DC Bus Tour tickets are available on the Washington DC Explorer Pass.

A Capital Wheel


Get a remarkable view of the Potomac River and surrounding area on this 180-foot-tall observation wheel. The 15-minute ride even includes the option of enjoying delicious concessions from Wolfgang Puck!

Some of the sites visible from the Capital Wheel include the Washington Monument, the Capitol Building, downtown Alexandria, the Potomac River, and various other locations.

Como entrar: The Capital Wheel tickets are available on the Washington DC Explorer Pass.

Rent a Bike and Go for a Spin

washington-dc-Bike-and-Roll-rental-1Neste aluguer de bicicletas de três horas, pode explorar os monumentos ou a cidade a um ritmo mais rápido do que caminhar, mas a um ritmo mais lento do que um passeio de autocarro.

DC is known as one of the most scenic and relaxing places to ride a bike around. It’s also a very bike-friendly city, with many trails and parks to pedal through.

Como entrar: Bike and Roll Washington DC Bike Rentals are available on the Washington DC Explorer Pass.

Washington Nationals Ballpark Tour & Game

Come see one of the loveliest baseball stadiums in the MLB — Washington Nationals Ballpark! The newer design includes better views, top bars and food stands, and plenty of fun to be had around the game, too.

Take a tour of the ballpark, or take in a game. This time of year the season is winding down, so you’ll get to see the Nats fighting for their postseason standings.

Como entrar: Washington Nationals Ballpark Tour tickets are available on the Washington DC Explorer Pass. Game tickets are separately priced and are not included with the pass.

Washington Monuments Cruise

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On this 90-minute cruise you will enjoy a unique view of many Washington, DC monuments.

Some of the sights you’ll enjoy include the Kennedy Center, the Lincoln Memorial, the Washington Monument, and many more.

Plus, it’s pretty hot in DC in August, so a cruise is a smart idea!

Como entrar: Washington DC River Cruise tickets are available on the Washington DC Explorer Pass.

Hillwood Estate, Museum, and Gardens

Experience the best of DC’s bygone eras with a visit to the estate of Marjorie Merriweather Post, one of DC’s most acclaimed socialites and philanthropists in the twentieth century.

She had a passion for all things beautiful and unique, and you’ll see that passion on display with a stroll through this fascinating attraction. From the indoor spaces of the estate and museum to the gorgeous outdoor gardens, there’s a lot of beauty to appreciate here!

Como entrar: Hillwood Estate, Museum, and Gardens tickets are available on the Washington DC Explorer Pass.

Special Hamilton Exhibit at George Washington’s Mount Vernon

Mansão de Mount Vernon. Crédito da imagem: site Mount Vernon, de George Washington.

Se você ama Hamilton (e quem não gosta?), então você vai querer fazer uma visita ao Mount Vernon de George Washington neste verão para ver "A história está de olho em você".

They’ve put together this special exhibit of unique objects that link our first President with another one of our founding fathers, Alexander Hamilton.

Como entrar: George Washington’s Mount Vernon tickets are available on the Washington DC Explorer Pass.

Lembre-se de economizar na admissão da atração

There you go – plenty of fun ideas for things to do in Washington DC in August.

Lembre-se, muitas dessas grandes opções de atração estão incluídas no Washington DC Explorer Pass, onde você pode economizar até 47 % de admissão combinada vs pagando no portão.

Please note, the seasonal events taking place at some of these attractions may be separately ticketed and not included with the Washington DC Explorer Pass.

Consider adding a few of these fun options to your August vacation itinerary.

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