Lincoln & Jefferson Memorials
Vietnam & Korean War Memorials
The Supreme Court consists of the Chief Justice of the United States and such number of Associate Justices as may be fixed by Congress. The number of Associate Justices is currently fixed at eight. Power to nominate the Justices is vested in the President of the United States, and appointments are made with the advice and consent of the Senate.
Museum of Natural History
Arlington National Cemetery
Arlington National Cemetery is a U.S. Military Cemetery in Arlington County, Virginia across the Potomac River from Washington , in whose 624 acres (253 ha) have been buried the dead of the nation's conflicts beginning with the American Civil War, as well as reinterred dead from earlier wars.
The cemetery was established during the Civil War on the grounds of Arlington House, which had been the estate of the family of Confederate general Robert E. Lee's wife Mary Anna. The cemetery, along with Arlington House, Memorial Drive, the Hemicycle, and the Arlington Memorial Bridge form the Arlington National Cemetery Historic District, listed on the in April 2014. Like nearly all federal installations in Arlington County, it has a Washington mailing address.
The Tomb Of The Unknown Soldier
The Tomb of the Unknowns is a monument dedicated to American service members who have died without their remains being identified. The tomb however has never been officially named. It is located in Arlington National Cemetery
Grave site of Audie Murphy
A Texas farmboy who became an American Legend. Audie's mother died when he was 16 he and his siblings were sent to live in an orphanage. To escape this life he looked to the Marines. During the war Audie and his troops were attacked, he ordered his troops back and alone he contested the enemy on a abandoned burning tank destroyer. He fought off the enemy for nearly an hour and came back to the U.S alive. He returned a war hero.
Mast of the USS Maine
The USS Maine Mast Memorial is a memorial honoring those who died aboard the USS Maine on February 15, 1898, after a mysterious explosion destroyed the ship while at anchor in Havana Harbor. Which was opened to the public on May 30, 1915
On Jan. 28, 1986 during the Space Shuttle Challenger launch something went wrong and the shuttle exploded just seconds after take off, killing all seven crew members. It was nearly two months before the remains were recovered from the ocean floor, about 18 miles off the shore of Cape Canaveral. This memorial was made to honor the seven crew members who died on this horrific day.
The John F. Kennedy Eternal Flame is a presidental memorial at the gravesite of U.S. President John F. Kennedy , in Arlington National Cemetery The permanent site replaced a temporary grave and eternal flame used during President Kennedy's funeral on November 25, 1963 and this is his final resting place