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Washington, D.C.
Our Nation's Capital
Map of U.S. showing location of Washington, DC

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ATTRACTIONS: White House, U.S. Capitol building, Supreme Court

FUN FACT: Washington, D.C. is not a city or state! It is a unique "federal district," created specifically to be the seat of government. 

Washington DC state flag
State Tree: scarlet oak; State Bird: wood thrush; State Flower: camellia

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Photos: Sandi Mitchell, Dreamstime (wood thrush); Pandara, Dreamstime (rose); Zerbor, Dreamstime (scarlet oak); liangpv, iStockphoto (flag)

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