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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 ...  Meer 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. ...  Meer info

Potomac River

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De rivier Potomac begint in West Virginia en mondt uit in de Chesapeake Bay. De rijke Amerikaanse geschiedenis heeft dit gebied de bijnaam "the Nation’s ...  Meer 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 ...  Meer 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 ...  Meer 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 ...  Meer 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, ...  Meer 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 ...  Meer 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 ...  Meer 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 ...  Meer 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. ...  Meer 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 ...  Meer info


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More than 50,000 soldiers died in the Battle of Gettysburg in 1863, the bloodiest battle ever fought on American soil. About 150 years later, the national ...  Meer info

Decatur House

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Designed in 1818 for the War of 1812 naval hero Stephen Decatur, Decatur House holds the honor of being the first and last house on Lafayette Square to be ...  Meer info

National Museum of Natural History

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Maar liefst meer dan 126 miljoen soorten van planten, dieren, stenen, fossielen, meteorieten, menselijke resten en culturele objecten treft u aan in het ...  Meer info