Library of Congress

Interesting
A renowned Beaux-Arts landmark, the original Library of Congress is reputedly Washington's most richly ornamented building. The largest library in existence, it retains in its varied and ever-growing collections more than 20 million books, as well as myriad historical and artistic treasures

Useful information

Adresse : 

101 Independence Ave SE

Price:

free of charge

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