Washington Cathedral

Name: Washington Cathedral
Class: House of Worship
District of Columbia, U.S.A.
U.S. Board on Geographic Names ID: 531469

Washington Cathedral is located at:
Latitude 38.9306667 North,
Longitude 77.0696999 West,
Elevation 114 meters above sea level, in the District of Columbia, U.S.A.

Additional information:
Located on Wisconsin Avenue between Massachusetts Avenue and Woodley Road, NW.
Modeled after the European gothic cathedrals of the 14th century, this house of worship is the sixth largest in the world. (US-T109/HB-102/1989/p117) Construction began in 1907. The Washington Cathedral is affiliated with the EpiscopalChurch, however, it is used by many denominations and for important national ceremonies. (DC-T163/p227)

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This website is maintained by Tom Alciere, based on public domain data from the U.S. Board on Geographic Names.