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Fun Fact #12

New Haven, Connecticut, home to Yale University, could also be called the "city of gardens." It has some 70 gardens planted by residents and community groups.

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Driving Historic Route 1 through Virginia is like watching America's story unfold before your eyes.

  • African American Heritage Park

    Holland Lane, between Duke Street and Eisenhower Avenue, Alexandria, VA, 22314

  • Alexandria Black History Museum

    902 Wythe Street, Alexandria, VA, 22314
    Phone: (703) 838-4356

  • Alexandria Canal Tide Lock

    Montgomery Street at Potomac River, Arlington, VA, 22314

  • Alexandria City Hall and Market House

    301 King Street, Alexandria, VA, 22314
    Phone: (703) 838-4000

  • Alexandria Historic District

    Downtown Alexandria, Alexandria, VA, 22314
    Phone: (703) 746-4000

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