Pennsylvania Avenue National Historic Site


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National Parks
Name Type1 Location Year authorized Size
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Description
Acadia NP SE Maine 1919 48,419 (19,603) Mountain and coast scenery.
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Pennsylvania Avenue National Historic Site:

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National Parks
Name Type1 Location Year authorized Size
acres (hectares)
Description
Acadia NP SE Maine 1919 48,419 (19,603) Mountain and coast scenery.
..... Click the link for more information.
 (table).

Pennsylvania Avenue National Historic Site

Address:c/o National Capitol Parks - Central
900 Ohio Dr SW
Washington, DC 20024

Phone:202-606-9686
Web: www.nps.gov/paav/
Established: Designated a national historic site on September 30, 1965. Added to the National Register of Historic Places on October 15, 1966.
Location:This site includes a portion of Pennsylvania Avenue and the area adjacent to it between the Capitol and the White House.
Special Features:Referred to as "America's Main Street," Pennsylvania Avenue encompasses Ford's Theatre National Historic Site (see separate entry), several blocks of the Washington commercial district, the Old Post Office Tower, and a number of federal structures.

See other parks in District of Columbia.
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