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Glen Echo Gives Visitors Nostalgia

13 Jul
July 13, 2011 On the outskirts of Washington, D.C., just over the border in Northwest, lies a place that will take you back decades. Glen Echo Park, in Montgomery County, Maryland, was originally built in 1891, conceived as a Chautauqua, a location for an adult education movement that was sweeping the nation, a place were people would take classes in religion, dancing and entertainment. Read more [...]