The holiday months also The time between Thanksgiving and Valentine’s Day is the height of engagement season, such an exciting time! Now it’s your chance to show your fiance how important they are with images that have a touch of magic about them.
For all you newly engaged couples looking to celebrate with an engagement session, we have the perfect blog series planned for you! To start things off, we’re sharing a few of our Favorite D.C. Engagement Spots! Next, we’ll share 5 Tips for Looking your Best and end with our Engagement Session 411 – answering the most common questions couples have.
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 Georgetown Canal 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 Meridian Hill Park 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 Yards Park 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 National Building Museum Engagement Photos.
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.
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 Franciscan Monastery Engagement Pictures.
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 Franciscan Monastery Engagement Photos.
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 Jefferson Monument Engagement Pictures.
9. Old Town Alexandria
We love the historic row houses, cobblestone roads, and waterfront parks. For a sense of what to expect, check out this Old Town Alexandria Engagement Photos.
10. Georgetown Waterfront Park
A newer park with views of the Key Bridge and the Kennedy Center.
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