Archive for February 2020

National Cherry Blossom Festival 2020

The Washington DC Cherry Blossom Parade 2020 will take place on Saturday, April 4th, 2020. The parade route goes along Constitution Avenue between 7th and 17th Streets NW. Start time is 10:00 AM, and the parade ends around 12:00 noon.

Read More
Cherry Blossom Festival 2020

The National Cherry Blossom Festival 2020 is one of the primary annual events in Washington DC. Over 3700 cherry trees will come into full bloom simultaneously at peak bloom and provide a wonderful natural spectacle amidst the backdrop of the Washington Monument and the National Memorials. These frequently asked questions will give you a lot of basic information on how to make the most out of your visit to see the cherry blossoms.

Read More
Parking at the Natural History Museum

The Smithsonian Institution has 15 museums in Washington, DC.  Of these, 9 are located on the National Mall.  The Smithsonian opening hours vary according to each museum.  All of the Smithsonian museums are open every day of the year except Christmas.  Entry to the Smithsonian museums is always free.

Read More