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Where should we stay in Petworth?

The walkable destination of Petworth is a good choice if you've been considering a getaway with your children. The excursions, museums and parks are just a few things that make this an attractive holiday destination for families. Take to the air and fly into College Park, MD (CGS), which is the closest airport, or Washington, DC (DCA-Ronald Reagan Washington National), which is located 6.7 mi (10.8 km) from the city centre. When you're thinking about where you might want to stay with the family, Petworth has 3 family-friendly hotels and other types of accommodation you may want to consider.

When should we visit Petworth?

You're probably hoping for good weather for your family holiday. Use these tips to plan when to grab the children and head to Petworth.

  • Hottest months: July, August, June and September, with an average temperature of 31°F
  • Coldest months: January, February, December and March, with an average temperature of -1°F
  • Driest months: February, January, August and December, with an average rainfall of 72.25 inches
  • Rainiest months: May, June, July and September, with an average rainfall of 96.50 inches

What should we see and do in Petworth?

While you are visiting Petworth, you and the family may want to explore some interesting spots such as Ford's Theater, Smithsonian's National Zoo and Capital One Arena. Make sure that you have plenty of time to take in activities in the area such as White House, United States Capitol and Washington Monument.

Petworth is also known for its:
  • Parks
  • Excursions
  • Restaurants
  • Shopping
  • Monuments
  • Museums

Getting around Petworth

Make your way to Georgia Ave. Petworth Station to catch the metro. If you'd like to venture out around the area, consider renting a car to take in more sights.

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Frequently asked questions

What's Petworth like for family-friendly holidays?
The walkable destination of Petworth is a great choice if you’ve been considering a holiday with the children. The excursions, museums and parks are just some of the things that make this the perfect spot for family trips. Arrange a flight into Washington, DC (DCA-Ronald Reagan Washington National), which is the closest airport, or Baltimore, MD (BWI-Baltimore Washington Intl. Thurgood Marshall), which is located 24.9 mi (40.1 km) from the centre of Petworth.
What's there to see and do with your family in Petworth?
While you and your family are visiting Petworth, you may want to explore some child-friendly attractions such as Smithsonian’s National Zoo, Capital One Arena and National Museum of Natural History. Make sure that you have plenty of time to take in activities in the area such as Washington National Cathedral, White House and National Museum of American History.