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Happy
09-30-2013, 09:02 PM
An aquarium that opened its doors to visitors in 1885 is closing its doors in the nationís capital.

The National Aquarium is closing its Washington location after the last visitors leave Monday. Officials announced in May that the aquarium must move out of the U.S. Department of Commerce building due to renovations.


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The 1,500 animals will be moved to other locations, including the National Aquarium in Baltimore, in the months ahead.

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http://www.washingtonpost.com/lifestyle/travel/national-aquarium-in-dc-closes-this-week-after-128-years-in-nations-capital/2013/09/30/33383938-29d8-11e3-b141-298f46539716_story.html

Sad :(:(:(:(

David
09-30-2013, 10:17 PM
well that is a sad story......At least the animals are being moved and not destroyed!