Memorial Day is a federal holiday in the United States for honoring and mourning the U.S. military personnel who have died while serving in the United States armed forces. It is observed on the last Monday of May.
Enjoy an incredible Memorial Day experience this year in Washington, DC. Many of the memorials and monuments honor the personnel who lost their lives while serving the United States. On Memorial Day (Monday, May 29th, 2023) along with the days before and after, people can visit various sites to celebrate and honor the holiday. There is still time to plan your trip to the Capitol and other classic DC sites, and adding a tour to your list will make for a memorable and enlightening experience. Here are some activities to do and places to visit.