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Built in 1765, this is the oldest original structure in Washington, D.C.
Built in 1765, this is the oldest original structure in Washington, D.C. For a while it was a used car dealership, but since the 1950s it has been operated by the National Park Service as a house museum showcasing pre-revolutionary colonial life in Georgetown, as well as a small English garden in the back.
3051 M St NW, Washington, DC 20007, USA
+1 202 426-685
Built in 1796 as a neighborhood pub, the City Tavern is the oldest commercial structure in the city, and the second oldest building following the Old Stone House
A striking, award-winning modern building (2006), currently home to the Swedish Embassy
A new 10-acre National Park that traces the path of the Potomac River from the Key Bridge to the Washington Harbor Complex
A stately mansion built in 1815 by the son of the first mayor of Georgetown, and the step-granddaughter of one George Washington
Made famous by the movie, the 'Exorcist Steps' run between Prospect and M St just west of where the Key Bridge deposits people into D
The Gothic chapel and gates were designed by the same architect who designed the Smithsonian Castle
The Watergate is and will be best known for its role in the ending of Richard 'I am not a crook' Nixon's presidency
Georgetown is a historic neighborhood on the banks of the Potomac River which is home to the Georgetown University
Most famous for its role in 1944, when world leaders convened here to draw up the United Nations charter
This quadrangle was the original land purchase upon the founding of the university