Washington DC, the capital city of the United States, is mainly known for its political background and the rich history that is definitely enlightening for the current generation. Still, there are many wonderful things to see and do in the city for everyone; be it a kid, adult, or an elderly person. In short, Washington entails a total package that anybody could dream of.
In fact, there are many other reasons that facilitate to the importance of exploring the capital city at least once in a lifetime. Some of the recent attractions that must be included in your private tours Washington DC are given below.
The Smithsonian National Museum of African American History
The Smithsonian Museum is one of the major attractions in the DC and can be counted under the must-see category because of the vast information it offers. In late 2016, the Smithsonian Institute opened one of their treasured divisions, the National Museum of African American History. Interestingly, this is the only museum in the United States that is entirely dedicated to the African American history, life, art, and culture.
You can see an unbelievably wide variety of the related displays in the gallery. Apart from the exhibition, they also conduct many educational programs on the informative topics such as the Harlem Renaissance, Slavery, Post Civil War Reconstruction, the Civil Rights Movement, etc.
MGM Casino at National Harbor
Another must-visit place in the capital city is the MGM Casino that is located at the National Harbor. This billion-dollar casino at the banks of Potomac River resembles the one in Las Vegas; it started functioning just recently in DC though, that is, in December 2017.
The MGM Casino is a goliath structure that features 24 stories, 308 luxurious hotel rooms, restaurants running by acclaimed national and international chefs, a giant theater that is able to accommodate up to 3000 people, world-class salons, spas, top-notch retail stores, and 27,000 square feet meeting space. However, the main attraction here is the casino that entails an area of 125,000 square feet. The nightclub has all the world-class facilities such as table games, pokers, slots, bars, and many more.
The Wharf Waterfront Development
This recently completed project is another inviting place in Washington DC that is sure to amaze you with its astounding beauty. The Wharf became functional in late 2017 only and is now one of the largest progressions here that transformed the overall look of the capital city.
The southwest waterfront area in the Wharf is the urban destination here that houses many restaurants, houses, top-notch boutiques, and entertainment hubs. What’s more, all these beautiful attractions and facilities are only at a walking distance from one of the historic attractions in the city, the National Mall.