All sorts of notables from American history found their final resting place here, from composer John Sousa to FBI founder J. Edgar Hoover.
1801 E St SE, Washington, DC 20003, USA
Nearest Transit: Potomac Avenue (Blue Line, Orange Line & Silver Line)
Congressional Cemetery and Nearby Attractions on Map
Supreme Court(2.3 km)
The awe-inspiring Neoclassical Supreme Court Building is the seat of the hallowed institution of the Supreme Court of the United States and the nerve center of the Judicial Branch of government.
Library of Congress(2.2 km)
Originally founded by the third President of the USA Thomas Jefferson, the Library of Congress has the largest collection of books in the world.
U.S. Navy Museum(1.3 km)
This is a great museum, and you'll likely have the place to yourself.
Historic Uniontown(1.6 km)
The heart of historic Uniontown is bounded by MLK Jr Ave, Good Hope Dr, 14th St, and W St SE.
Blair House(2.6 km)
The Blair House was built in 1824 for Surgeon General Dr.
Anacostia Museum(2.7 km)
The Smithsonian's least visited museum, far from the Mall, is a small but superbly exhibited tribute to Anacostia and D.
Frederick Douglass House(2 km)
Frederick Douglass' house in D.
Honfleur Art Gallery(1.6 km)
The Honfleur Gallery has one foot in the world of international contemporary art, and one foot in Anacostia.
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