Smithsonian Arts and Industries Building (Courtesy Smithsonian)
With so many free museums and sites, Washington, D.C., more than any other city in the world, makes it easy for visitors to stick to a budget. And it’s not just the many Smithsonian collections (the most popular listed below) that help frugal travelers save. Historic sites, natural wonders and an entertainment heavy hitter provide hours of fun at no cost. So leave the cash at home and enjoy a few of these completely free things to do and see in D.C.