Open Road Washington D.C. with Kids (Open Road Travel Guides. Washington, D.C. with Kids)

Open Road Washington D.C. with Kids (Open Road Travel Guides. Washington, D.C. with Kids)

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  • 製本 Paperback:紙装版/ペーパーバック版/ページ数 288 p.
  • 言語 ENG,ENG
  • 商品コード 9781892975676
  • DDC分類 910

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A visitor's guide to Washington DC, covering sights and activities which are geared to children and families. The authors, who are long-time residents of Washington DC, take readers to the usual haunts too, including the White House, Capitol, Smithsonian Museum, the Washington Monument, Lincoln and Jefferson Memorials, plus many little-known spots, playgrounds and parks. There are also detailed listings of family-friendly hotels and restaurants, along with information on how to avoid long queues, free family concerts at the Kennedy Center, and money-saving tips.

Table of Contents

  introduction                                     13 (2)
overview 15 (8)
From Politics to Playgrounds 15 (1)
Traveling With Kids 16 (7)
Involve Your Children 17 (1)
On the Plane or in the Car 18 (1)
Kids Just Want to Have Fun! 19 (4)
planning your trip 23 (36)
Climate & Weather 23 (2)
What to Pack 24 (1)
Strollers & Backpacks 25 (1)
Arrivals & Departures 25 (5)
Making Plane Reservations 25 (2)
From Dulles to D.C. 27 (1)
From Reagan National to D.C. 27 (1)
From BWI to D.C. 28 (1)
By Train 29 (1)
By Car 29 (1)
Public Holidays 30 (1)
Special Events 31 (7)
Getting Around Washington 38 (6)
By Car 39 (1)
Car Rental 40 (1)
Maps 40 (1)
By Metro 41 (1)
By Bus 42 (1)
By Taxi 43 (1)
Getting Around By Organized Tours 44 (6)
By Tourmobile 44 (3)
By Trolley & `Duck' Tours 47 (1)
By Bike Tour 48 (1)
By River Cruise Tour 49 (1)
D.C. Neighborhoods 50 (2)
Capitol Hill 50 (1)
The Mall 51 (1)
Downtown D.C. 51 (1)
Dupont Circle/Kalorama 51 (1)
Foggy Bottom 52 (1)
Georgetown 52 (1)
Playgrounds, Parks & Recreation 52 (7)
Biking 54 (1)
Hiking 54 (1)
Horseback Riding 55 (1)
Music 55 (1)
Nature Center 55 (1)
Spectator Sports 55 (1)
Tennis 56 (1)
Theaters 56 (1)
Symphony/Ballet/Opera 57 (1)
Getting Tickets 57 (1)
Watersports 58 (1)
basic information 59 (4)
Hospitals 59 (1)
24-Hour Pharmacy 60 (1)
Police 60 (1)
Safety & Security 60 (1)
Time 61 (1)
Visitor's Information & Help 61 (2)
reading & websites 63 (6)
Children's Books 63 (4)
Washington Online 67 (2)
where are we going to now? 69 (92)
So Many Sights, So Little Time 69 (5)
Two Day Itinerary 69 (4)
Three Day Itinerary 73 (1)
Five Day Itinerary 73 (1)
Capitol Hill 74 (14)
The Capitol 74 (2)
What is Congress? 76 (1)
Touring the Capitol 77 (1)
The Supreme Court 78 (2)
Library of Congress 80 (3)
Folger Shakespeare Library 83 (1)
United States Botanic Gardens 84 (1)
Capital Children's Museum 85 (1)
Union Station 86 (1)
National Postal Museum 87 (1)
The Mall 88 (26)
Smithsonian Institution Castle 89 (3)
Arts & Industries Building 92 (1)
Freer Gallery of Art 92 (1)
Sackler Gallery 92 (1)
Hirshorn Museum & Sculpture Garden 93 (2)
National Air & Space Museum 95 (3)
Garber Preservation, Restoration & 98 (1)
Storage Facility
National Museum of Natural History & 99 (2)
National Museum of Man
National Museum of American History 101(2)
National Museum of African Art 103(1)
Enid A. Haupt Garden 104(1)
The National Gallery of Art & Sculpture 105(6)
Garden
The National Archives 111(1)
Bureau of Engraving & Printing 112(1)
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum 112(2)
The Monuments 114(8)
Washington Monument 115(1)
Lincoln Memorial 116(1)
Reflecting Pool & Constitution Gardens 117(1)
Vietnam Memorial 118(1)
Korean War Veterans Memorial 119(1)
Thomas Jefferson Memorial & Tidal Basin 119(2)
Franklin D. Roosevelt Memorial 121(1)
Hains Point 122(1)
Downtown D.C. 122(14)
The White House 122(2)
The Ellipse 124(1)
Old Executive Office Building 124(1)
Department of Treasury 124(1)
Department of Interior Museum 125(1)
Daughters of the American Revolution 125(1)
Museum
American Red Cross Visitors Center 126(1)
Renwick Gallery 127(1)
Art Museum of The Americas 127(1)
Decatur House Museum 128(1)
Corcoran Gallery of Art 129(1)
Octagon Museum 129(1)
MCI Center 130(1)
Chinatown Friendship Archway 131(1)
National Portrait Gallery 131(1)
National Building Museum 131(2)
National Museum of Women in the Arts 133(1)
FBI Building 134(1)
Ford's Theater/Lincoln Museum 134(1)
Peterson House 135(1)
National Aquarium at the Department of 136(1)
Commerce
Foggy Bottom 136(3)
Kennedy Center 137(1)
Einstein Statue 138(1)
Department of State 139(1)
Dupont Circle 139(5)
The Phillips Collection 139(3)
Woodrow Wilson House 142(1)
Textile Museum 142(1)
National Geographic Explorers' Hall 143(1)
B'nai B'rith Klutznick National Jewish 144(1)
Museum
Northwest D.C. 144(6)
The National Zoo 144(3)
Rock Creek Park 147(1)
Nature Center 148(1)
Peirce Mill 149(1)
Discovery Creek Children's Museum 150(1)
Georgetown 150(3)
Old Stone House 151(1)
C&O Canal And Barge Rides 152(1)
Dumbarton Oaks 152(1)
Francis Scott Key & The Star-Spangled 153(1)
Banner Monument
Upper Northwest D.C. 153(5)
United States Naval Observatory 153(1)
National Cathedral 154(3)
Washington Doll's House & Toy Museum 157(1)
Southeast D.C. 158(3)
Frederick Douglass National Historic Site 158(1)
Anacostia Museum & Center for African 159(1)
American History & Culture
Washington Navy Yard 159(2)
just outside d.c. 161(19)
Nearby Virginia 161(15)
Arlington Cemetery 161(4)
The Pentagon 165(1)
Mount Vernon 166(5)
Old Town Alexandria 171(4)
Great Falls Park 175(1)
Nearby Maryland 176(4)
Glen Echo Park 176(3)
Great Falls Park 179(1)
field trips 180(16)
Baltimore 180(7)
Getting There 180(1)
Tourist Information 181(1)
Where Are We Going Now? 181(5)
I'm Hungry! 186(1)
Annapolis 187(3)
Getting There 187(1)
Tourist Information 187(1)
Where Are We Going Now? 188(2)
I'm Hungry! 190(1)
Colonial Williamsburg 190(6)
Getting There 190(1)
Tourist Information 191(1)
Where Are We Going Now? 191(3)
I'm Hungry! 194(1)
Which One is My Room? 195(1)
i'm hungry! 196(30)
Capitol Hill 196(3)
Downtown 199(6)
Chinatown 205(1)
Dupont Circle to Adams Morgan 206(8)
Georgetown 214(4)
Cleveland Park & Woodley Park 218(1)
Bethesda & Chevy Chase, Maryland 219(3)
Old Town Alexandria & Arlington, Virginia 222(4)
which one is my room? 226(13)
Capitol Hill 228(3)
Downtown 231(3)
Dupont Circle/Foggy Bottom 234(2)
Georgetown 236(1)
Cleveland Park/Woodley Park 237(2)
index 239