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Washington DC

Capitol Hill

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First-time visitors will be forgiven for assuming Capitol Hill, the geographic and legislative heart of the city, is all about the majestic icon that sits ...  Mere info

Washington Monument

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At 555 ft (170 m) the Washington Monument is not only the tallest building in Washington D.C., it is also the tallest masonry structure in the world. ...  Mere info

Potomac River

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From its source in West Virginia to where it empties out in Chesapeake Bay, the Potomac River is an area rich in American history, so much that’s often called ...  Mere info

Mount Vernon - Washington D.C. Attractions

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A visit to George Washington's Virginia home, Mount Vernon, is an easy escape from Washington D.C. – one that the president himself enjoyed. It's also a ...  Mere info

US Capitol

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There's nothing quite like the majestic sight of the U.S. Capitol, with its towering 285 ft (86 m) cast-iron dome topped by the bronze Statue of Freedom, ...  Mere info

Jefferson Memorial

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Set on the south bank of the Tidal Basin amid the cherry trees, the memorial honors the third president of the United States, political philosopher, drafter ...  Mere info

Arlington National C

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More than four million people visit Arlington National Cemetery, which contain the graves of soldiers of every war the United States has fought since the ...  Mere info

The Smithsonian

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For under the Smithsonian banner are 19 world-class museums, 9 research centers, and the National Zoological Park. Its collection of some 140 million spans ...  Mere info

Lincoln Memorial - Washington D.C. Attractions

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Here's a local secret: if you're ever stuck in a thunderstorm while wandering around the Mall, make a dash for the Lincoln Memorial. Thunder seems to rumble ...  Mere info

National Mall

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Stretching from the Capitol to the Lincoln Memorial, the National Mall is a wide, tree-lined expanse of open space between the Constitution and Independence ...  Mere info

Spy Museum

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If you've ever wanted to step into James Bond's shoes and live a glamorous spy life, the International Spy Museum is the place to learn the secrets. One of ...  Mere info

White House

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Maybe that’s because this is, at the end of the day, a home as well as symbol. Every U.S president since John Adams has made this 132-room mansion his home. ...  Mere info

Supreme Court

The highest court in the country, the Supreme Court of the United States convenes in an imposing 1935 all-marble building. The stately Corinthian marble ...  Mere info

Old Executive Office Building

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Located next to the White House, the Old Executive Office Building houses the majority of offices for the White House staff. The building dates back to 1871, ...  Mere info

Library of Congress

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One of the most iconic and impressive structures in Washington D.C., the Library of Congress contains a staggering 120 million items, including 22 million ...  Mere info