These 8 Scenic Overlooks In Washington DC Will Leave You Breathless

Washington DC is a beautiful city, from the ground and from high above. DC is interesting because of the Height of Buildings Act in 1910, which is limits how tall buildings can be. But just because we don’t have many tall buildings, doesn’t mean we don’t have beautiful scenic overlooks where you can get great views of DC and beyond! These are the eight best scenic overlooks in DC!

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

You can also dine with a view at these 10 best restaurants with a view in DC!