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Owner description: Though the Library of Congress doesn't own every book ever published, it sure has most of them, with 532 miles of shelves and 115 million items, with 7,000 added each working day.
Kennebunkport, Maine
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“education”
Reviewed March 27, 2012

this is broken down into two buildings, the Jefferson has 3 exhibition halls and the actual Library of Congress you will need a tour. it's not for everything i feel kids would like like a tour of a library.

Visited March 2012
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Fairfax, Virginia
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“Beautiful old building with grand appointments.”
Reviewed March 27, 2012

Impressive central hall with high ceilings and grand statuary and chandeliers. Gold leaf appointments and huge marble staircases. Balconey with impressive views of the Capitol building.

Visited December 2011
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Bothell, Washington
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“The most beautiful building that I have ever been in!”
Reviewed March 27, 2012

The artwork, stairways and balconies are amazing. You cannot miss seeing the inside of this building if you go to DC!

Visited June 2011
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Farmington, Connecticut
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“Awe inspiring”
Reviewed March 27, 2012

Visiting the Library of Congress is like going to our national cathedral. It is the temple of all knowledge and learning and it is awe-inspiring to read the words of wisdom from our forebears. This is a must-see site for anyone who goes to DC.

Visited March 2012
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Chattanooga, Tennessee
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“beautiful setting”
Reviewed March 27, 2012

I loved the exhibitions here. The architecture is amazing! Although, if you want to actually visit the library part, you have to have a card and I'm not exactly sure if you have to be a resident of DC for this.

Visited January 2012
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