|Independence Day Fireworks at the National Mall in Washington, DC|
Celebrating Independence Day in Washington, DC is unlike any other place in the United States! Marching bands, floats and military units parade through the streets for the National Independence Day Parade. You can catch a glimpse of the Declaration of Independence, Constitution and Bill of Rights with a trip to the National Archives or check out what’s happening at the White House on the Fourth of July. A patriotic concert featuring the National Symphony Orchestra and celebrity performers takes place over the West Lawn of the U.S. Capitol Building. Finally, an amazing fireworks show lights up the National Mall including everything from the Washington Monument to the Lincoln Memorial and Thomas Jefferson Memorial. Our nation's capital provides a memorable, one-of-a-kind Independence Day experience! Check out the Official Visitors Guide to Washington DC for more information.