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Landmarks in Washington

Benewah Milk Bottle

Benewah Milk Bottle
Spokane, Washington
This is one of two milk bottles that were constructed in the Spokane area to advertise the Benewah Dairy Company. Built in 1935, the structure is built of stucco and sheet metal.

Mount St. Helens

Mount St. Helens
Skamania County, Washington
In 1982, the 110,000-acre Mount St. Helens National Volcanic Monument was created for research, recreation, and education. Inside the Monument, the environment is left to respond naturally in recovering from the 1980 eruption and any future disturbance.

Puget Sound

Puget Sound
Puget Sound is a sound along the northwestern coast of the U.S. state of Washington, an inlet of the Pacific Ocean, and part of the Salish Sea. The term "Puget Sound" is used not just for the body of water but also the Puget Sound region.

Space Needle

Space Needle
Seattle, Washington
Built for the 1962 World's Fair, the Space Needle features an observation deck at 520 feet (160 m), the SkyCity restaurant at 500 feet (152 m), and a gift shop.

Teapot Dome Service Station

Teapot Dome Service Station
Zillah, Yakima County, Washington
Unique structures like this teapot were popular along America's roadways in the 1920's and 1930's. This service station building was constructed in amused memory of the Teapot Dome Scandal during the administration of Warren G. Harding.

Washington State Capitol

Washington State Capitol
Olympia, Washington, 98501
The Washington State Capitol is the home of the government of the state of Washington. It contains chambers for the Washington State Legislature and offices for the governor, lieutenant governor, secretary of state, and treasurer.


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Postal Code: WA
Capital City: Olympia
Became a State: November 11, 1889
Population: 7,170,351*
Area: 71,297.95 miles2 (184,661.88 km2)

* 2015 est. U.S. Census Bureau
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Top 10 Most Popular Washington Landmarks

  1. Mount St. Helens
  2. Benewah Milk Bottle
  3. Space Needle
  4. Teapot Dome Service Station
  5. Puget Sound
  6. Washington State Capitol
  7. A J Bolon Historic Monument
  8. Hanging Tree Historical Monument
  9. Admiral Mine and Mill
  10. Battery Street Subway

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