The Washington Monument
The Washington Monument was built in honor of George Washington. This monument is 555 feet of marble and towers over D.C. This is the tallest monument in Washington D.C. as well as iconic.
Lincoln Memorial and Jefferson Memorial
The Lincoln Memorial was built in honor of our 16th President, Abraham Lincoln. This building was designed by Henry Bacon, with the image of greek architect. The Jefferson Memorial was built in honor of our 3rd President, Thomas Jefferson. In 1938 it was authorized as part of the beautification program for our nations capital.
Vietnam Memorial and Korean Memorial
The Vietnam Memorial was created in memory of all the soldiers who risked their lives and even died during the Vietnam War. The design of the Vietnam Memorial was created by Maya Lin. The Korean Memorial was made in honor of all who served during the Korean War. The design of the Korean Memorial was sculpted by Frank Gaylord.
The U.S. Capital is among the most architecturally impressive and important buildings in the world. The Capital is used to house meetings of th Senate and the House of Representatives for over two centuries.
Established in 1789 , the Supreme Court is the highest federal court in the United States. The judges are Justice Clarence Thomas, Chief Justice John G. Roberts, Justice Anthony M. Kennedy, Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Justice Sonia Sotomayor, Justice Stephen G. Breyer, Justice Samuel A. Alito, and Justice Elena Kagan.
National Air and Space Museum
The National Air and Space Museum , also called NASM , holds the largest collection of historic space and air crafts in the world.
The National Museum of American History
Established in 1964, the National Museum of American History displays the heritage of the United states in the social, poltical, cultural, scientific, and military history.
Arlington National Cemetary
The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier is a monument in dedication of an unknown soldier and along with the memories of any soldier killed in war. Audie Murphy died while on a business trip in an airplane crash in Virginia, his gravesite is in Section 46 in the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier. The USS Maine Mast Memorial honors all who past abored the USS Maine on February 15, 1898. The Challenger Memeorial is a memorial dedicated to the families of the seven men that died on the Challenger Space Shuttle. Kennedy is burried at the Arlington National Cemetary.
The White House
The White House is the offical residence of the President of the United States. The White Houses many uses include houseing important confrences, houseing the President, and any more.
The National Zoo
The National Zoo is located in Washington D.C. This zoo includes giant pandas, lemurs, small mammals, smokey bear, and other exhibits.