Spring is the ideal time for a family visit to the U.S. National Arboretum in Washington, D.C.
It is a hikers delight and a much less crowded place to view cherry blossoms. It also host the National Bonsai & Penjing Museum.
The other unusual spot is the National Capitol Columns. A perfect family photo opportunity waiting for you.
The National Arboretum definitely must be on your list of what to see in Washington, D.C. this spring!
Visit http://www.usna.usda.gov/ for up to date info for your visit.