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Proposed design for the Kennedy Center

The Kennedy Center Could Have Looked Like This

The Kennedy Center could have looked a bit like the Watergate does today with this very curvy design proposal. This drawing was done by Edward Durell Stone, the architect who would design the final building.

View from a Lockheed Elektra on approach to Washington National in 1967. The Watergate complex is under construction to the left and the Kennedy Center to the right.

Amazing Photo of Watergate and Kennedy Center Construction from the Air

This is such a great find. We came across this while checking out our favorite Facebook page, Old Time D.C. This is a shot from an Eastern Airlines flight on approach to National Airport in 1967. You can see the Kennedy Center under construction on the right and the Watergate buildings going up on the […]

Kennedy Center from the Potomac River in Washington, D.C.

Proposed Kennedy Center Metro Stop Too Expensive

Interesting. Imagine if the Kennedy Center had its own Metro station. The walk from Foggy Bottom is kind of a pain in the ass. Unfortunately for the Kennedy Center, they’re still stuck in no man’s land without easy access to public transit. Here’s an article that we dug up in the Washington Post from February […]

Kennedy Center Honors Paul McCartney

This is awesome. This was only two years ago, but this is history that we all remember. It is one of those performances that will give you chills. Watch McCartney’s face closely throughout the performance. It’s quite an emotional performance and you can feel the power of the song as it crescendos. Compare this video […]

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