HISTORY 4/1/10Completed in 1908, the station was the largest train station in the world at the time it was built. In fact, if put on its side, the Washington Monument could lay within the confines of the station.
2122 P St. NW
Washington, DC 20037
Rob P.3/3/10Don't walk directly to Metro - take the longer route through the main hall, appreciate the historic architecture, and be grateful you're not in Penn Station.
C-SPAN 7/8/11Architect Daniel Hudson Burnham designed Union Station which first opened October 27, 1907 and cost more than $25 million. Learn more from Author Christopher Buckley in this C-SPAN Book TV Video.
Visit Philly 11/24/10Philadelphia is just 133 miles north of Washington, D.C. Hop on a train and have a fun and easy (and affordable!) weekend getaway.
Nicolle 1/8/10Food court is in basement. Food is better there than on main level. There are good smoothies, sushi, pizza, Indian.