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Tag Archives: Historical

National World War II Memorial – Washington, DC

The World War II Memorial honors the 16 million men and women of the United States Armed Forces and Civilians who died and supported the war effort. Located on the National Mall, the memorial is situated on the eastern end of the Reflecting Pool in between the Lincoln Memorial and the Washington Monument. Read More »

Thomas Jefferson Memorial – Washington, DC

The Thomas Jefferson Memorial sits directly south of The White House and honors an American Founding Father and the third President of the United States. The memorial was officially dedicated on April 13, 1943 - the 200th anniversary of Jefferson's birthday - by President Roosevelt. Read More »

George Washington’s Mount Vernon – Fairfax County, VA

Located 15 miles south of Washington, D.C. along the banks of the Potomac River, Mount Vernon is the beautiful plantation home of the first President of the United States - George Washington. Washington and his wife Martha lived at Mount Vernon for more than 40 years and it's the most popular historic estate in the United States. Read More »

Washington Monument – Washington, DC

The most prominent structure in Washington, DC, the Washington Monument is located at the center of The National Mall, situated between The Capitol and The Lincoln Memorial. At 555 feet, the world's tallest structure honors the nation's founding father George Washington. Read More »