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Museum of the Bible
Museum of the Bible
The Museum of the Bible invites people of all ages and walks of life to engage with the Bible and experience its stories through interactive exhibitions. It is located at 400 4th St. SW in Washington, D.C., USA.
No single experience is the same in ARTECHOUSE, an immersive space that offers a unique adventure every time, via evolving exhibitions that transform the space throughout the year. At the crossroads of art, science and technology, ARTECHOUSE brings a 21st-century art twist to Washington D.C., thanks to exploratory, experiential and immersive large-scale installations by artists who are talented forerunners of the new age in arts and technology.
International Spy Museum
International Spy Museum
The International Spy Museum collates espionage history and artifacts from around the world. Located in Washington D.C., the museum moved to a new location in L'Enfant Plaza in 2019.
Arlington National Cemetery
Arlington National Cemetery
Arlington National Cemetery is a military cemetery in Arlington County, Virginia, United States, where over 400,000 servicemen and women from America's many conflicts are buried. The cemetery is also the burial site of Presidents John F. Kennedy, and William Taft, among other prominent Americans.
National Museum of African American History and Culture
National Museum of African American History and Culture
The National Museum of African American History and Culture opened to the public on September 24, 2016, as the 19th museum of the Smithsonian Institution. It is the only national museum devoted exclusively to the documentation of African American life, history, and culture. Come and witness a collection of more than 40,000 artifacts that help Americans see how their histories, stories and cultures are shaped and informed by global influences. It is located in Washington D.C.

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Mount Vernon, Virginia

George Washington's Mount Vernon

Mount Vernon was the plantation and home of George Washington, the first President of the United States. He lived there with his wife, Martha Washington, and their tombs are located on the estate. The estate is open to visitors and has many activities and experiences for the whole family, including the chance to visit a distillery, watch a 3D movie, and more. It is situated on the banks of the Potomac River in Fairfax County, Virginia, near Alexandria and across from Prince George's County, Maryland.
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Washington Monument

The Washington Monument is a landmark structure and obelisk standing proudly on the National Mall in Washington, D.C. Beloved of Americans, and recognisable to millions around the world from its many appearances in Hollywood movies, it was built to honor the legacy of the first president of the United States, George Washington.
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The United States Navy Memorial is located on Pennsylvania Avenue between 7th Street Northwest and 9th Street Northwest in Washington, D.C. It was designed to pay tribute to those who have served or are currently serving in the Navy, Marine Corps, Coast Guard, and the Merchant Marine. You'll also find it by looking for the two white flagpoles.
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Unlimited Biking is a bike shop offering bike and Segway tours in Washington DC. Visitors can take a guided tour, self-guided ride, or private/group tour. Bike rentals are also available. They are located on L'Enfant Plaza SW, Washington, DC.
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The Virgin Atlantic Clubhouse at Washington Dulles International Airport is the best way to unwind and get the VIP treatment before your flight out of D.C. The lounge features views over the runway, charging stations, flight information, food and drinks, a private resting area, shower facilities, and WiFi.
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