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Address: First Street Southeast, Washington DC, DC 20510
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At the east end of The Mall, the Hill is home to the U.S. Capitol.

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Capitol Hill

Beautiful any time of year. The space in the middle, between the Supreme Court and the Capitol is very walkable and nice. Try and see the rotunda of the Library of Congress.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Beautiful any time of year. The space in the middle, between the Supreme Court and the Capitol is very walkable and nice. Try and see the rotunda of the Library of Congress.

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Casablanca, Morocco
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

This is the place where you find all the marble congressional offices and 19th century residences. At easter market, crafts and food. North of the Capitol, you have Union Station with a busy Amtrak depot, shops, restaurants and cafes

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Chesterfield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Washington DC is like not other place in the USA. You can feel the power in this city and especially at capital hill. Worth walking up from the White House to get the best views. Walk around the area and get the different views. Although one of the best views was from the Railway station just as we were leaving!

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County Dublin, Ireland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The centre of everything politics and where people come to be seen because all the important people who make decisions are here. If you love History you'll love the culture of this wonder.

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Muncie, Indiana
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Contact your Congress person months in advance and secure a private tour. You don't need a tour, but it is well worth it as you get a behind the scenes tour and unique stories.

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Lombard, Illinois
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This Capitol area is pretty cool. I have small kids and they thought it looked awesome but it was real cold out and they tired of it quickly. Overall very nice.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Unfortunately when we actually visited August 2014, updating now unfortunately, there were works going on with scaffolds. Check before hand to see if there are any building works on any of the attractions... it might ruin the pics but might be authentic!!!

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Utah
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had contacted our Congressman and had a personal tour. There is pretty tight security if you go to the Senate or House floors so be ware.

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Thank f4rags
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

very nice grounds, well maintained, well secured. impressive buildings and sorroundings. a must see, take a stroll and enjoy the view

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great place to spend the day. So much to see around this area. Made even better by recognising landmarks from films.

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