This page lists some of the brightest sights which you can see in the night sky from Washington (change location).
All of the planets listed here can be seen with the naked eye, with the exception of Uranus and Neptune. Most of the other objects can be seen with a pair of modest binoculars. Star clusters and galaxies are listed in order of decreasing brightness, with the easiest objects at the top.
Overview | Rising/setting times | Altitude/time charts