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The Monuments of Washington DC

Washington D.C. is full of monuments to people, groups, and events. Some, like the Lincoln Memorial, are world-famous. Others are less well known & a few others are almost unknown. In this lecture, we will tour Washington D.C. virtually and learn about many monuments. We will discuss why each memorial was built, who it honors, and other facts.

From Queen Victoria to the Modern Royals: A History of Royal Weddings

Queen Victoria set the standard for modern royal weddings. What was her celebration like, and how have all the royal weddings that came afterward follow or not follow her example?