Currently known as Washington, D.C., the District of Columbia is the capital of the United States.
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When visiting the District of Columbia, the National Mall is surely the most popular of any local parks.
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While you may have been taught in history class that Pierre (Peter) Charles L'Enfant planned the city of Washington DC, the truth is not quite so simple if you dare to step back in time to June 1783.