Washington was established as the seat of government for the newly independent Americans after the American Revolution. All federal institutions such as the White House, the US Congress, the US Supreme Court, the embassies of the world's countries, and the cabinet secretariat are located in this city.
Considering that the capital of the United States of America is located within the borders of any state, this city has been accepted as a region with a special status called the District of Columbia. The city has a mayor; But he has no governor. There is a congress member representing the city at the congress; however, these congress members do not have the right to vote. Similarly, there are no senators representing the region. The residents of the region did not have the right to vote in the Presidential elections until the amendment made to the 23rd article of the Constitution in 1961.
Have you been to Washington and looking for places to visit and enjoy your vacation? Then this list is for you. Here is a list of places to visit in Washington in 15 items.
2.American Congress Building - Capitol
5.National Air and Space Museum
7.Washington National Cathedral
9.National Museum of Natural History
11.National Art Gallery
13.II. WWII National Memorial
14.United States Botanic Garden
15.National Museum of American History