Sight Seeing in Washington DC

If you are planning a trip to Washington, DC, there are places you need to make sure you visit while you are there. A great way to go sight seeing is on a DC tour bus. These busses take you on a tour around the Nation’s capital city. There are many historical sites and buildings you can visit and tour.

The White House

The White House is one of the most popular places to visit in Washington DC. Tourists and visitors enjoy seeing how beautiful and extravagant The White House is.

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The Pentagon

The Pentagon is the headquarters for the United States Department of Defense. It is a very important United States government building. The five-sided office building has offices for military and civilian employees.

The National Mall

The National Mall is where you can find many landmarks, museums, and other features from some of the important events in the history of the United States. The National Mall is a national park that is a symbolic and dignified place for government structures, statues, and museums.

The Library of Congress

The Library of Congress is the national library of the United States. The Library of Congress offers tours, reading rooms, dining, shopping, and even concerts and other events. The Library of Congress has been in Washington since 1800.

Ford’s Theatre

Ford’s Theater is the theatre in Washington DC where President Abraham Lincoln was assassinated. After President Lincoln was assassinated, Ford’s Theater was later turned into a warehouse and office buildings. Today it is a museum where tourists can visit.

Union Station

Union Station is a large train station in Washington DC. It first opened in 1907. Union Station sees around five million passengers a year which makes it the railroad’s second busiest train station. When you visit Union Station you can shop, eat, and sight see.