Urban Animals of Washington, D.C.

Stone carved animals in Washington, DC

A wondrous city for sightseeing monuments and museums, Washington DC is also a treasure trove of fascinating architecture for close encounters of the animal kind! From the US Capitol Building to the National Cathedral to the National Zoo and everywhere in between there is an amazing menagerie of animals. Hidden in plain sight on buildings in the nation s capital, they are waiting to be discovered. A buffalo, bald eagle, turtle, owl, and snake are a few of the amazing creatures that young readers can discover on this photographic safari.