Danbury trip to Washington DC

Come learn about our country's history and more!

The trip will began on November 6th, 2013

The trip will last for 4 days, One of those days will be in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania. Where you will learn about the "Battle of Gettysburg". There will be several monuments that you'll visit. The next day will be a bus ride to Washington D.C. The last two days will be visiting memorials and shops for souvenir.

White House visit

Thursday, Nov. 7th 2013 at 6:30pm

White House, Washington, DC

Washington, DC

You may not be able to go inside the white house but you can still see the magnificent building and greenery outside the gate.

Trip Agenda

Danbury Junior High School

Washington D.C. Trip

November 6-9, 2012


Tuesday, November 6

6:20 Leave Danbury High School (arrive at FB parking lot between 6:00 and 6:15)

9:00 Restroom Stop (Turnpike Plaza)

12:00 Lunch – Breezewood Wendy’s [$6 each ]

3:30 Gettysburg Visitors Center (See movie / Tour the battlefield)

5:00 Check in to Hotel

6:00 Supper

7:30 Gettysburg Ghost Tour

9:00 Hotel (Quality Inn Gettysburg Motor Lodge)

Wednesday, November 7

7:15/30 Breakfast & Check out of Hotel


8:30 Arrive at FBI

9:00 FBI Tour (done at 11:00)

11:30 Lunch – Reagan Building

1:00 U.S. Capitol Tour (arrive by 12:45)

2:30 Holocaust Museum Tour (arrive by 2:15)

4:45 Marine Corps Memorial (Iwo Jima)

5:15 Jefferson, MLK Jr., & Roosevelt Memorials

6:00 Korean, Lincoln, & Vietnam Memorials

7:00 Dinner

8:00 Check Into Hotel (Clarion, Oxon Hill, Maryland)

Thursday, November 8

7:15/30 Breakfast – Continental Breakfast in hotel lobby


9:00 White House (group picture)

10:00 Washington Monument/World War II Memorial

11:00 Bureau of Printing & Engraving Tour (arrive at 10:45)

12:30 Air & Space Museum – Lunch in McDonald’s [$8 each](leave at 1:45)

2:00 Newseum (leave at 3:30)

4:00 National Archives (arrive by 3:50)

5:15 Souvenir Store

6:00 Pentagon City Mall – Dinner in food court [coupon]

8:45 Get on bus for hotel

9:30 Pack to leave for tomorrow

Friday, November 9

7:00/15 Breakfast – Continental Breakfast in hotel lobby

7:45 Begin packing bus


9:00 Arlington Cemetery (Changing of the Guard at the Tomb of Unknown Soldier)

11:30 Lunch @ Golden Corral in Frederick, Md.

12:15 Leave for Marblehead

4:30 Breezewood – Wendy’s [$6 each]