James Madison Memorial Bldg (LOC)

This austere marble building, opened in 1980, contains more than twice the floor space of either of the two older Library of Congress buildings. It's Memorial Hall is dominated by a seated statue of James Madison, the fourth US president.

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Independence Ave, between 1st & 2nd St. SE

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