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Botanic Garden Christmas Display - Washington, DC


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Botanic Garden Christmas Display - Washington, DC
Botanic Garden Christmas Display - Washington, DC

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During the holiday season, the U.S. Botanic Garden presents "Season’s Greenings", a unique exhibit featuring model trains and incredible replicas of Washington, DC's most famous buildings and monuments.This year's theme is the "World’s Fair" and will include icons such as the 1878 Paris Exposition Universelle (the famous Statue of Liberty completed head section), 1884 New Orleans Universal exposition, Mexican Alhambra (mexican Kiosk), 1893 Chicago World Columbian Exposition (the famed FERRIS wheel), 1909 Alaska Yukon Pacific Expo, Seattle WA (Japanese Theatre buildings), 1919 Panama Pacific Expo, San Francisco CA (Palace of Fine Arts), 1962 Seattle Worlds Fair (famous Space Needle) and much more. The exhibit is truly amazing with all of the buildings made of real plant materials! Adults and children will be fascinated by this special Christmas-time treat in the nation's capital.

Dates: November 28, 2013 through January 5, 2014.
Location: U.S. Botanic Garden, next to the U.S. Capitol at First St., NW. Washington, DC.

See the following photos and get a glimpse of the Botanic Garden Christmas display.

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