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The Gothic chapel and gates were designed by the same architect who designed the Smithsonian Castle.
The Gothic chapel and gates were designed by the same architect who designed the Smithsonian Castle. It was the original resting place of Abraham Lincoln's son, Willie, before he was reinterred with his father in Illinois, as well as other figures. In addition to being a cemetery, it is also a botanical garden well set for a leisurely walk.
Designed by George Oakley Totten, Jr
A stately mansion built in 1815 by the son of the first mayor of Georgetown, and the step-granddaughter of one George Washington
Most famous for its role in 1944, when world leaders convened here to draw up the United Nations charter
President Woodrow Wilson moved here for a quiet retirement after the disastrous setbacks of his late presidency, and lived here for little over 3 years before he died (he was buried in the National Cathedral)
An extraordinarily elegant small museum that few Washingtonians have heard of, the Textile Museum is fabric heaven
Built in 1765, this is the oldest original structure in Washington, D
Georgetown is a historic neighborhood on the banks of the Potomac River which is home to the Georgetown University
Built by Mary Scott Townsend in 1899, the house features a Beaux Arts, French-inspired design
The Anderson House, which is perhaps better described as a castle, was built in 1902-1905, as the home of Larz Anderson and his wife
The Phillips Collection, opened in 1921, is America's first museum of modern art