The Eerie But Majestic Place In D.C. Where The Capitol’s Former Columns Live On

In an open field in Northeast DC, stands a beautiful piece of the past. 22 sandstone Corinthian columns that were once a part of the United States Capitol building now have their permanent home in the National Arboretum. The iconic columns make for a gorgeous photo op and a unique look at history.

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Can you believe this place exists in Washington DC?