Pentagon

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  • Address: 1400 Pentagon Pedestrian Tunnel, Washington D.C. 20301, United States, Washington D. C.
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  • Timings: 09:00 am - 03:00 pm Details
  • Time Required: 02:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Architecture

The Pentagon is certainly one of the most well-known buildings in the United States. The name comes from the fact that this low-built structure has been arranged in a pentagon shape in the capital.

The 60 minute guided tours though the pentagon will take you down the hallways where America’s bravest and most intelligent people work towards safeguarding their country. The building is a matter of pride for the nation.

The huge area that the building covers despite its short stature is simply astonishing. The military base is a very important machinery of the US government and it is definitely an interesting place to see if you can visit it.

Pentagon Travel Tips

  • The Pentagon can only be visited by Citizens of the USA.
  • You will have to carry a proof of citizenship to this place.
  • Tours have to be booked in advance.
  • There are no tours on weekends.
  • People of other nationalities can take special permission through their respective embassies but they do have a screening process.

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  • Pentagon Address: 1400 Pentagon Pedestrian Tunnel, Washington D.C. 20301, United States, Washington D. C.
  • Pentagon Timing: 09:00 am - 03:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Pentagon: 02:00 Hrs
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  • 31.53% of people who visit Washington D. C. include Pentagon in their plan

  • 43.1% of people start their Pentagon visit around 09 AM - 10 AM

  • People usually take around 2 Hrs to see Pentagon

Monday, Wednesday and Thursday

90.24% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Pentagon

People normally club together Lincoln Memorial and United States Botanic Garden while planning their visit to Pentagon.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures

Pentagon Reviews & Ratings

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  • Really nice place to stay at. Although the workers always try to tackle me. It is also really easy to sneak into.

  • There are Starbucks and areas where you can eat, the coffee and food is very expensive, so you better eat at home before visiting the pentagon. Safety here is extremely so don't try anything strange that makes your journey is concluded. Believe me, you will enjoy a lot of this experience.

  • Casual setting for a hangout. If you're ever bored don't be afraid to indulge in some government secrets.

  • I don't know i think the pentagon is a bit overrated but its a good place to bring children. this gets a 3 star because my food was cold.

  • Though I didn't do the Pentagon Tour as I was limited in time, just walking around the exterior of the complex is an experience. There are military personnel everywhere and if I had the time, I would definitely do the tour.

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  • what type of high tech weapons are there designing in the pentagon

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    • The Pentagon was built as a reinforced concrete structure, using 680,000 tons of sand dredged from the Potomac River.

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    • I know that there are many weapons at ther disposal I am an agent from the CIA

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