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The Pentagon, Arlington

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Government Building Tourist Spot
The headquarters of the U.S. Department of Defense, The Pentagon is the largest low-rise office building in the world. Spanning 11.6 hectares (28.7 acres), the facility hosts a working population of about 24,000 each day. On a free tour, you'll walk 2.4 km (1.5 mi) through the building and learn about the five armed-service branches of the U.S. Military-- Army, Navy, Marine Corps, Coast Guard, and Air Force, as well as the Office of the Secretary of Defense and Joint Staff. Admire the Medals of Honor displayed in the Hall of Heroes and pay your respects at the September 11th Memorial. No photographs, video, or audio recordings are allowed during the tour. Reserve your spot online at least two weeks in advance, and view the list of accepted identification, which is required for visitors 18 and older. For travelers who use our world travel planner, Arlington holidays become easier to arrange, with trips to the The Pentagon and other attractions mapped out and timetabled.
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TripAdvisor
  • This place was huge with 7 floors along with banks, restaurants and shops. Each branch hallways is color coordinated with Educational displays and history of the Armed Forces. It's a highly secured bu...  more »
  • The tour itself isn't long and you have no time to stop and look at anything but you do get to go inside the Pentagon. The guides were very entertaining, helpful and friendly. They had the facts and i...  more »
  • This was a great sight and to see it in person is better then ever traffic was bad and their where to many people  more »
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  • Not easily accessible, tours are offered on the website and need to be preplanned. The tour itself was great and provided a rare opportunity to see the Pentagon. The hallways are lined with display cases showing historical pieces. The tour guides are very knowledgeable. I highly recommend.
  • It's pretty dope place. They only have to work on their coffee but other than everything is pretty good
  • Overall was a positive experience; the tour guides were very knowledgeable and kind but I must admit, the breakfast in bed could use some work. Not sure if i'd stay overnight again.
  • The president was delicious and he tasted like an orange pop tart.P.S. I hack you guys with a calculator.
  • The gameplay was fantastic! i loved seeing all my favorite historical figures fighting it out against the undead horde, although a few glitches need to be patched. like in the spawn room i saw fidel castro t bagging the conference table, idk fix it