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The best touristic attractions in Washington,DC (United States - Destinations)

US Capitol US Capitol
   The United States Capitol is the main political structure that houses the  legislative branch of the Government of United States. This building is on one of the most impressive construction that is the ideal place for the Houses of Representatives,  located in the South Wing of the building,  and the American Senate, that occupies the North Wing of the building. The construction of the building started in 1793, designed by a Scottish physician, William Thornton. The designer of the White House, James Hoban, h...
Lincoln Memorial Lincoln Memorial
   Lincoln Memorial is a gorgeous monument dedicated to the 16th President of the United States. The president Abraham Lincoln was killed by an assassin in Ford’s Theatre.  Two years later, after his assassination the congress decided to form the Lincoln Monument Association, who had the responsibility to build a monument dedicated to Abraham Licoln, who had a significant role in preserving the American Nation, during the Civil War. It took a long time till the place for the monument was chosen. In 1911 the Associat...
White House White House
   The White House is the oldest building in Washington and has been the residence for all the presidents of United States, except George Washington. The White House is located near the Mall, the site was chosen by George Washington and the arhitect Pierrel’Enfant, who created the project for the new capital. For the construction of the President’s House was organized a contest, that was won by the builder James Hoban. The neo-classical design of the building was inspired by the Leinster House in Dublin. The founda...