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Address: First Street Southeast, Washington DC, DC 20510
Phone Number: +1 202-226-8000
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At the east end of The Mall, the Hill is home to the U.S. Capitol.

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The area around the capitol building has several monuments and lots of grassy areas. Fascinating to think of all that have gathered here and events around this building. Lots of... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 9 November 2015
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Knoxville, Tennessee
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2015

The area around the capitol building has several monuments and lots of grassy areas. Fascinating to think of all that have gathered here and events around this building. Lots of walking in a large landscape area with walkways up and around the building. The dome is currently being renovated for either a spoiled picture or a special picture in time... More 

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Big Flats, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 November 2015

We went to The Thomas Jefferson Library of Congress and to the Capital itself. Along the way we toured Capital Hill. Many fabulous buildings and the Grotto/Summerhouse is not to be missed but many do miss it as it is seclude on the west side of the front of the Capital itself. You can see all 4 buildings for the... More 

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Monroe, Connecticut
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2015

Beautiful, just wish that the current construction wasn't taking place. Worth visiting for sure!!!!!

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Mechelen, Belgium
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2015

One of the places you have to visit when you are in washington. A meeting with history. A super place to go

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Newick, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2015

Its big. Its impressive. We did not visit but did walk past, impressive setting along with all the other huge buildings set in areas of parkland.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 November 2015

We enjoyed our visit to the city but for my Wife this was one of the center pieces. As we walked to this beautiful building I watch her face as her smile got so big. I wish I could have gotten us a visit inside but thee was not enough time to schedule it. The beautiful rivals many of the... More 

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Manassas, Virginia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 November 2015

This is where history is MADE here in the United States, this will be most helpful for your young teen to understand how decisions are made for the entire country. The building and it's grounds are stunning!!! Springtime is the best when the beautiful red tulips are blooming!!!

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Winterport, Maine, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 November 2015

Thanks to our state senator, Senator Susan Collins, we had a private tour of the capital. Just amazing architecture. Well worth the wait to get in.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2015

I guess one of our main reasons for visiting is to see the White House. Unfortunately, it is under construction but still rises above the city as a beacon of who the city is..

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Seattle, Washington
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2015

Cant go to DC without visiting Capitol Hill. Beautiful building with lots of history. Excellent transporation available to and from monuments.

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