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Address: 1400 Defense Pentagon, Arlington, VA 20301
Phone Number: +1 703-228-3988
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The headquarters of the United States Department of Defense are housed in...

The headquarters of the United States Department of Defense are housed in the massive Pentagon, whose five wedge-shaped sections represent the five branches of the U.S. Armed Forces.

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Took a tour of the Pentagon on Thursday morning which was a good tour that lasted an hour and went thru some of the Pentagon including the area where the Pentagon was hit on 9/11.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
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Dallas, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Had an amazing trip to Washington DC which included a tour of the Pentagon. It was amazing and had a lot of fun. It is a place of business, so respect levels should be on high alert.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Attended the Memorandum Of Understanding with Dr Jill Biden. Powerful. I am so blessed to be here. Proud to be an American

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

An amazing building to see... the shape, the significance, the memory of 9/11. The roads are difficult to navigate. We drove around it 2 times trying to find the 9/11 Memorial. Lots of Security... they seemed to be used to it.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Took a tour of the Pentagon on Thursday morning which was a good tour that lasted an hour and went thru some of the Pentagon including the area where the Pentagon was hit on 9/11.

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Boston, Massachusetts
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

So we actually booked a tour of the pentagon. You have to apply ahead of time, supply full names, date of birth and social security numbers for everyone in your party - as you have to have a background check prior to them approving your tour. Although I read on the website that it was a walking tour without an... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Just walking through the halls during of this historic facility, and seeing all the men and women in their uniforms going by with a purposeful strive gave me more of a sense of pride in our military. They give their all to protect our country. To get an opportunity to tour the Pentagon; the largest office building in the US... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Just the fact that we can now say we've been in the Pentagon made this tour worthwhile however the tour itself wasn't. You are guided through a mile and a bit of office corridors and a shopping mall. I learned plenty about the variety of restaurants on offer, what the best shops are to go to if you've forgotten your... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We booked this tour with the Pentagon a month or two before our trip and we had confirmation that we were accepted 3 days before the tour day. Certainly worth seeing, we were escorted by two marines, one in front walking backwards while giving the tour and one behind our party making sure no one strayed. An incredible and fascinating... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Apply on line from 90 to 14 days and wait for the email approving your visit. You have to supply identification numbers (passport number) and other information. I arrived early and used the time to visit the 9/11 memorial which was very moving. You can take photos once inside the memorial but there are signs everywhere forbidding photo taking or... More 

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Havent seen a sight in the world with as many prohibited signs as around the Pentagon. Feel lucky if you are allowed to breath.

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