• Pennsylvania Avenue

    Pennsylvania Avenue

    National Historic Site District of Columbia

America's Main Street

A street unlike any other.  It is known the world over as the heart of the Nation's Capital. America's history has marched, paraded, promenaded, and protested its way along the Avenue.

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Pennsylvania Avenue

The Grand Review of the Union Armies, May 23rd and 24th 1865, was one of the greater spectacles ever staged on Pennsylvania Avenue. It expressed jubilant relief that the Civil War was finally over.