Union Station, Washington DC

3.9
#1 of 6 in Transportation in Washington DC
Not just for transportation, Union Station showcases European Classical monumental art. See the architectural elements resembling the Arch of Constantine and the Baths of Diocletian, stone inscriptions in the Beaux-Arts style, and 26 centurion sculptures in the main hall. The station houses a shopping center and tourist resources as well. More than 300 trains operate out of the station daily, and 30-40 million people per year use the metro. Visit the shops and eat at some of the numerous restaurants and fast-food venues on-site. Use our Washington DC holiday planning app to arrange your visit to Union Station and other attractions in Washington DC.
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  • This is a beautiful building that is grand and fairly well kept but the amount of homeless is staggering. They have a tent city set of not far outside which is crazy if you haven’t seen the like befor...  more »
  • The building is made in the United States. Not only the railway but also the long-distance bus ride from here. It's not that big, but there are several restaurants and shops, and I think that even if it's long enough to get on the ride, it'll kill enough time.
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