When you travel on a WorldStrides trip to Washington, D.C., you are introduced to U.S. history and government with an extraordinary educational experience that immerses you in the culture and heritage of the country. Explore the hallways of the Capitol where current and past politicians have changed the world. Visit the top of the Washington Monument to see a bird’s eye view of the city. Lay a wreath at Arlington National Cemetery’s Tomb of the Unknowns. Discover D.C. is designed to enhance social studies curriculum. Students will gain a deeper understanding of our history, the consequences of politicians’ choices, and discover the American story.