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The U. S. Capitol Building
Photos of the National Mall in Washington, DC

The U. S. Capitol Building

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The U. S. Capitol Building is an impressive structure located at the opposite end of the National Mall from the Washington Monument. The building is Washington, DC's meeting chambers for the Senate and the House of Representatives.

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