Sights & Attractions in Washington, D.C.

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Things to Do in Capitol Hill

Sights Overview
Name Category Location
 
Congressional Cemetery
Established in 1807 "for all denomination of people," this cemetery...
Cemeteries Capitol Hill
 
Folger Shakespeare Library and Elizabethan Theatre
The Folger Library's collection of works by and about Shakespeare...
Arts / Performance Venues, Libraries Capitol Hill
 
Library of Congress
The largest library in the world has more than 155 million items...
Libraries Capitol Hill
 
Pope John Paul II Shrine
A shrine to former Pope John Paul II, who served for 27 years...
Religious Sites Capitol Hill
 
Sewall-Belmont House
The Sewall House has stood strong on Capitol Hill for more than...
Houses / Mansions Capitol Hill
 
Smithsonian National Postal Museum
The Smithsonian's stamp collection, housed here, consists of...
Museums / Galleries Capitol Hill
 
The Supreme Court
It wasn't until 1935 that the Supreme Court got its own building:...
Government Buildings Capitol Hill
 
Washington Navy Yard
A 115-acre historic district with its own street system, the...
Military Sites, Historic Districts / Sites, Marinas / Piers, Government Buildings Capitol Hill
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