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Tourist Attractions in Washington

1
United States Capitol and Capitol Hill

Recognized around the world as a symbol of the United States, the Capitol is the seat of the House of Representatives and the Senate

2
The Lincoln Memorial

The best-loved of all Washington's memorials, the Lincoln Memorial stands at the far end of the mall, separated from the Washington Monument by the Reflecting Pool

3
 National Mall and Veterans Memorials

The spacious swath of lawns and pools that forms a wide greenbelt from the Capitol Building to the Lincoln Memorial 

4
The White House

The White House is the official residence of the President of the United States

5
The Washington Monument

The 555-foot white shaft of the Monument is a familiar icon of the National Mall, and a beautiful sight, especially when mirrored in the long Reflecting Pool at its foot

6
 National Air and Space Museum

7
National Gallery of Art

Housed in two separate buildings connected by a tunnel, the National Gallery of Art is one of the world's premier art museums and one of the most popular in the U.S

8
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum

9
Library of Congress

10
National Museum of American History

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National Museum of African American History and Culture