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Drive along Cemetery Ridge at the Battlefield.
Drive from Gettysburg to Washington DC
Check in to the Hotel
Metro (train) to the Washington Mall.
Visit the Smithsonian Air and Space Museum
Walk along the Mall to the Capitol
Visit the Smithsonian Museum of American History.
After dinner (in a great Mexican restaurant - we view the 4th July ...
... were happy we would be returning the next day due to a seminar being canceled.
In returning to Bill's parked car, we took a short cut through the Longworth Building where many congressional offices are located. We were walking rather quickly through a hallway when we spotted a plaque with Florida on it and stopped to snap a picture. A young woman came out ...
... this place had a couple of special must see exhibits, namely:
- The Wright Flyer - the original plan flown by Orville and Wilbur Wright in 1903
- The Spirit of St Louis - the plane flown by Charles A. Lindbergh to complete the first non-stop solo Transatlantic flight
- The Apollo 11 Command Module, Columbia, which carried astronauts Neil Armstrong, Edwin "Buzz" Aldrin, and Michael Collins on their historic voyage to the Moon and back on July 16-24, ...
Merry Christmas to those back home. It's coming up for bedtime on Christmas Eve in Washington. It's been raining. There are a few people out on the streets making their way home or buying last minute wrapping paper from the only place open - the CVS chemist. The decorations on the local houses are understated and dare I say pretty stylish. We visited the National Air and Space Museum. It has to be the best place outside of the MCG. When you walk in the front door the first thing ...
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