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The 16th President of the United States-the Great Emancipator and preserver of the nation during the Civil War-sits immortalized in marble. An enduring symbol of freedom.
America's premier cultural institution dedicated to exploring and celebrating architecture, design, engineering, construction, and urban planning.
More than 3 million artifacts displayed in exhibits & within the archives focusing on American history & culture.
Grand elegance within walking distance of the nation's most cherished monuments, Capitol Hill, and the revered museums of the Smithsonian Institution.
From 1816 to the present, every person who has held the office of President has attended a service at St. John's. Pew 54 is the President's Pew and is reserved for the chief executive's use when in attendance.
Dr. King is the first African-American & the 4th non-President with a memorial on or near the National Mall.
A public museum dedicated to espionage and features the largest collection of international espionage artifacts ever placed on public display.
Numerous free public museums, monuments and memorials. Visit the National Mall between the Capitol, Washington Monument, White House, and Lincoln Memorial.
An interactive museum of news and journalism located at 555 Pennsylvania Ave. NW, Washington, D.C. The seven-level, 250,000-square-foot museum features 15 theaters and 14 galleries.
Situated in the business district near the White House, this historic hotel in Dupont Circle offers a timeless aura highlighted by an abundance of modern conveniences.
The U.S. Department of the Interior Museum exhibition Ansel Adams: The Mural Project 1941-1942 is open to the public by appointment only. Call 202-208-4743.