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Washington Quick Facts
- State Bird: Willow Goldfinch
- State Dance: Square Dance
- State Motto: Into the Future
- State Capital: Olympia
- State Marine Mammal: Orca Whale
- State Fruit: Apple
Other Washington Facts
Named after President
The state of Washington is the only state to be named after a US President.
Abundance of Glaciers
Washington has more glaciers than the other 47 contiguous states combined.
Everett, Washington is the site of the world’s largest building.
Soft-Serve Ice Cream
The world’s first soft-serve ice cream machine was located in Washington.
Washington has the only rain forests in the continental USA.
Pictionary and Cranium
Pictionary and Cranium were both invented in Washington.
Washington By the Numbers