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  • House of the Temple

    House of the Temple

    Washington, District of Columbia

    Museum, library, and clubhouse of the Supreme Council of the Scottish Rite of Freemasonry. Guided tours help dispel crazy theories cooked up in conspiracy novels and movies.

  • Newseum


    Washington, District of Columbia

    The Unabomber's Cabin and other curiosities, literally ripped from the headlines.

  • International Spy Museum

    International Spy Museum

    Washington, District of Columbia

    Impressive collection of hi-tech gadgets and sordid tales of espionage and covert operations.

  • Stuffed Civil War Hero Horse

    Stuffed Civil War Hero Horse

    Washington, District of Columbia

    Union Gen. Phil Sheridan's horse saw 19 pitched battles and was wounded several times. He's on display at the Smithsonian.

  • Holy Land of America

    Holy Land of America - Catacombs Replica

    Washington, District of Columbia

    Franciscan monks exhibit a replica of Rome's catacombs underneath their chapel.

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