Do you want to get out an explore the city this fall, but don’t have a lot of money spend? That’s okay, there are plenty of admission-free activities that you can do in our nation’s awe-inspiring capital.
Fall Concert Series at the National Gallery of Art
Listening to live music for free? Count us in! Throughout the fall and spring seasons, the National Gallery of Art holds concerts that are open to the public and free of charge. The National Gallery has held over 3,000 concerts since the music program began in 1942 and are often broadcasted on National Public Radio.
Take a Walk Along the George Washington Memorial Parkway
This 25-mile-long parkway runs along the south bank of the Potomac River. Take a walk or set up a picnic and revel in the numerous overlooks with jaw-dropping fall scenery that includes incredible foliage and the beautiful D.C. skyline. Visitors are also welcome to bike or run along the 18-mile Mount Vernon Trail.
D.C. by Foot Walking Tours
Though reservations are required, you do not have to pay a cent to join any of the walking tours that DC by Foot has to offer. The tours cover historic Georgetown, Embassy Row, Arlington National Cemetery and much more. Don’t see a tour that fits with your schedule, or would rather explore on your own? DC by Foot offers completely free self-guided tours.
Enjoy Extraordinary Views from the Old Post Office’s Clock Tower
Though the Old Post Office is now the Trump International Hotel, visitors are still able to explore the building’s original clock tower, free of charge. Occupying an entire city block, this historical landmark was built from 1892 to 1899. Climb to the top and take in the picturesque views of D.C. during one of the most alluring seasons of the year.
Explore Free Museums in D.C.
Known for its historical landmarks, Washington, D.C. is home to a number of museums, and most are admission-free. From the National Museum of American History to the U.S. Bureau of Engraving and Printing, there is something for everyone to explore and enjoy along the National Mall, free of charge.
Exploring the city is easy when you reside at Valo. Open a spectrum of possibilities and take a tour today.