William Penn House

515 East Capitol St SE, Washington DC, District of Columbia, Washington, DC, United States | Inn
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This inn, located in the Southeast Washington area of Washington DC, is near Library of Congress, Potomac River, Folger Shakespeare Library, and Florida House.
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    The 'Capitol'

    A travel blog entry by tomkilbey29 on Jul 11, 2014

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    ... Monument has remained the tallest building in the city since its construction well over a century ago. I have since heard that this is a myth, so don't cite me on that.

    To put it politely, our hostel was a bit strange. We are told to take our shoes off when we arrive, and then while we wait in the porch, we received a list of rules through a bank-style hatch, and are asked to confirm that we agree. I half read them, and agree, and ...

    Day 175: Smithsonian and Capitol, Washington DC

    A travel blog entry by mfln31 on Jun 25, 2014

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    Lauren here.

    After a rather stressful morning having discovered our lease car has been written off while we've been away (cue rage and frustration at not being able to talk to anyone about it) we headed out to the American History Museum. We stayed mainly on the 3rd floor which houses the displays on the civil war, War of Independance and America's role in wars ever since. It was ...

    Washington DC - Day 2

    A travel blog entry by mainey on Jun 22, 2014

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    ... guarded with high fencing). Walking through "The Ellipse" passing the National Christmas tree towards the Washington Monument. Walked back towards White House having lunch at "Occidental Grill and Seafood", 1475 Pennsylvania Ave NW - high recommend, Deb enjoyed a lovely lobster roll. Hopping onto Orange Trolley to Thomas Jefferson Memorial and continued to walk through the Franklin Roosevelt Memorial, onto Martin Luther King Jnr Memorial which are all situated around ...

    Back to the USA

    A travel blog entry by bulaska on Feb 20, 2014

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    ... anything. Still very impressing, though.

    My second day in Washington was filled with more and more museum visits. I started with the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, it has only a limited admittance number per day, so you better get there early when they open, at 10 am. The museum itself is for free. And it's incredibly awesome! They have lots and lots of audiovisual material and for someone like me, fascinated by this topic, it's just great. Initially ...

    Something's going down in this 'hood

    A travel blog entry by michaelparsons on Sep 29, 2013

    1 comment, 1 photo

    ... Parsons took a dip but despite the sunny air temperature, the water was best suited to penguins not people. Anyway, back to dinner and our vantage point over the city. The sky tonight was alive with helicopters. The heavy drone was enough to make it impossible to hear the person next to you. Something was definitely kicking off in ...