Summertime is great, isn’t it ! Well maybe you think so and maybe you don’t, but we can all agree that summer is a great time of year for day trips. You know, fun things to do to pass the time and make the most of the summer months. But we all have different tastes and interests, so we end up choosing to do a number of different things to have fun.
While getting away for a 5-day cruise or week-long all-inclusive resort stay is fabulous, sometimes it’s nice to just take a day and see something new with friends or your family. You may not even realize all of the fun day trips you can take for a quick getaway, site seeing and entertainment.
So are you looking for day trips for you and your family this summer? Here are a couple of ideas that can easily be reached from the Washington, DC area.
Bus day trip to see Sister Act on Broadway – May 21 and June 18
Philadelphia Phillies Games
Cleopatra Exhibit at the Franklin Institute – Philadelphia
Washington, D.C. Smithsonian or National Zoo
Free Time in New York City or American Girl Place
NYC Uptown/Downtown Food Lovers Tour
Intrepid Sea-Air-Space Museum in New York City
US Capitol Tour and International Spy Museum in Washington, D.C.
Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island
Hillwood Estate Museum and Gardens in Washington, D.C.