1. Georgetown C&O Canal

Always a classic favorite! There’s endless variety; from city streets to the bridges and paths of the C&O Canal, to Georgetown Waterfront Park with views of the Key Bridge and the Kennedy Center. For a sense of what to expect, check out this engagement session.

2. Meridian Hill Park

This is a hidden gem in the middle of the city with cascading fountains, sweeping stairs, and a reflecting pool. Duck sightings likely :). For a sense of what to expect, check out this engagement session.

3. Yards Park

One of the newer DC spots, it’s right on the river with a unique bridge, water features, and views of Nationals Park. For a sense of what to expect, check out this engagement session.

4. National Building Museum

Sky-high ceilings and beautiful architecture, make for a perfect indoor location for rainy or cold days. For a sense of what to expect, check out this engagement session.

5. Capitol Building Grounds

One of the quintessential icons of DC, with beautiful grounds and unmistakable background. Note the Capitol Dome is currently under construction with a projected completion date of winter 2016, www.aoc.gov/dome/faqs. For a sense of what to expect, check out this engagement session.

6. National Gallery of Art

Another great indoor option, the perfect spot for art lovers with lots of unique backgrounds. For a sense of what to expect, check out this engagement session.

7. Franciscan Monastery*

Tucked away in the northeast is this courtyard full of gorgeous columns and lovely gardens. For a sense of what to expect, check out this engagement session.

8. Jefferson Monument*

The perfect location for beautiful views of the Washington Monument and Capitol, plus, it’s quite the stunning backdrop on its own. For a sense of what to expect, check out this engagement session.

9. Old Town Alexandria

We love the historic row houses, cobblestone roads, and waterfront parks.

10. Georgetown Waterfront Park

A newer park with views of the Key Bridge and the Kennedy Center. For a sense of what to expect, check out this engagement session.

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