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The Newseum

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The Newseum The Newseum offers visitors a unique and fun experience exploring the history of news. Exhibits are designed to be hands-on and include the latest of technologies in highlighting hundreds of years of news history. There’s even the chance to go behind the scenes to understand the media and the important role it plays…

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National Geographic Museum

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National Geographic Museum The displays at the National Geographic Museum in Washington D.C. bring to life American adventures, expeditions, fieldwork and science in a wide variety of exhibits. Visitors have the opportunity to explore interesting permanent and special displays that highlight the diverse richness of the world around us, both past and present. Astronomy, geology…

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National Archives

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National Archives In charge of preserving documents of American legal or historical importance is the National Archives and Records Administration. The most popular items on display are the Declaration of Independence, the Constitution, and the Bill of Rights, but the National Archives has plenty more to offer visitors. Visitors can see Lincoln’s telegrams to his generals,…

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Museum of Natural History

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Museum of Natural History Who doesn’t love learning about the natural world around us? Perhaps your interest lies in rocks, animals or even the mysteries of the oceans deep? The Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History has collected an impressive assortment of specimens – numbering in the millions – of fossils, rocks, minerals, meteorites, plants, animals…

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American History Museum

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American History Museum The Smithsonian National Museum of American History has more than 3 million items to look at . In the musuem you can see the flag that inspired Francis Scott Key to write the poem Star Spangled Banner, Dorothy ‘s ruby red slippers and a big green locamotive. Some of the main exhibits…

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Air & Space Museum

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Air & Space Museum The National Air and Space Museum (NASM) is the most visited of all the Smithsonian museums in Washington D.C. It is home to the world’s biggest collection of flight history memorabilia and flight science and technology artifacts. Hundreds of these artifacts are regularly on display.  Visitors will even have the opportunity to…

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