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1. Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth

1 Rope Ferry Rd, Hanover, NH
Medizinische Fakultät · 2 Tipps und Bewertungen

HISTORYHISTORY: The first clinical X-ray in America was performed here at the Geisel School.

Weißes Haus is one of Good to know....

2. Weißes Haus

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(The White House)
1600 Pennsylvania Ave NW (btwn 15th St NW & 17th St NW), Washington, D.C.
Regierungsgebäude · Northwest Washington · 500 Tipps und Bewertungen

HISTORYHISTORY: Completed in 1800, The White House is the oldest public building in Washington, DC and has been the home of every president except George Washington.

Thomas Jefferson Memorial is one of Good to know....

3. Thomas Jefferson Memorial

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16 E Basin Dr SW (at Ohio Dr SW), Washington, D.C.
Denkmal / Wahrzeichen · Southwest Washington · 143 Tipps und Bewertungen

HISTORYHISTORY: President Roosevelt asked the Commission of Fine Arts about the possibility of erecting a memorial to Thomas Jefferson. Construction went from 1938-43, & Roosevelt laid the first cornerstone himself.

Washington Monument is one of Good to know....

4. Washington Monument

9.5
2 15th St NW (btwn Constitution Ave NW & Independence Ave SW), Washington, D.C.
Denkmal / Wahrzeichen · Southwest Washington · 345 Tipps und Bewertungen

HISTORYHISTORY: The Washington Monument was formally dedicated on February 22, 1885, and at the time of its construction, it was the tallest building in the world; it remains the tallest stone structure in the world.

National Air and Space Museum is one of Good to know....

5. National Air and Space Museum

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655 Jefferson Drive SW, Washington, D.C.
Wissenschaftsmuseum · Southwest Washington · 641 Tipps und Bewertungen

HISTORYHISTORY: Originally called the National Air Museum when it was formed on August 12, 1946 by an act of Congress, some pieces in the National Air and Space Museum collection date back to 1876.

United States Capitol is one of Good to know....

6. United States Capitol

Capitol Cir (at E Capitol St), Washington, D.C.
Parlamentsgebäude · Northwest Washington · 202 Tipps und Bewertungen

HISTORYHISTORY: The Capitol is among the most architecturally impressive and symbolically important buildings in the world. Begun in 1793, the Capitol has been built, burnt, rebuilt, extended, and restored.

Supreme Court of the United States is one of Good to know....

7. Supreme Court of the United States

1 1st St NE (at E Capitol St NE), Washington, D.C.
Gerichtsgebäude · Northeast Washington · 50 Tipps und Bewertungen

HISTORYHISTORY: After the federal government was established in Washington, the court was housed in a basement room in the US Capitol until 1929, when Chief Justice Taft argued successfully for their own building.

Trinity Church is one of Good to know....

8. Trinity Church

75 Broadway (at Wall St), New York City, NY
Kirche · Financial District · 86 Tipps und Bewertungen

HISTORYHISTORY: Opened in 1846, this Gothic Revival style building is the third and current home of Trinity Church, part of the Episcopal Diocese of New York City.

9. Griffith Observatory

9.4
2800 E Observatory Ave, Los Angeles, CA
Observatorium · 638 Tipps und Bewertungen

HISTORYHISTORY: In 1896, Col. Griffith J. Griffith gave funds in his will to build an observatory, exhibit hall, and planetarium on this donated land. Construction began in 1933 and opened to the public in 1935.

Watts Towers of Simon Rodia State Historic Park is one of Good to know....

10. Watts Towers of Simon Rodia State Historic Park

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1765 E 107th St (at S Wilmington Ave), Los Angeles, CA
Skulpturengarten · Watts · 46 Tipps und Bewertungen

HISTORYHISTORY: This collection of 17 interconnected structures were built by Italian immigrant Sabato Rodia over 33 years from 1921 to 1954. They were designated a National Historic Landmark in 1990.

The Hollywood Bowl is one of Good to know....

11. The Hollywood Bowl

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2301 N Highland Ave (at Hollywood Bowl Rd), Los Angeles, CA
Musikhalle · 434 Tipps und Bewertungen

HISTORYHISTORY: Opened in 1922, the all-time record for attendance was set in 1936 when 26,410 people crowded into the Bowl to hear opera singer Lily Pons. Current seating capacity is 17,376.