United States Nevada Nevada

Hoover Dam

Giant concrete arch-gravity structure across a major river, providing hydroelectric power and water storage for irrigation and municipal use.

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Hoover Dam is an iconic American landmark situated on the Colorado River between Arizona and Nevada. It's a 726-foot high concrete arch-gravity dam that was built in 1935 and has remained a symbol of American engineering ever since. Visitors can take a guided tour to learn about its fascinating history and marvel at the stunning views of the surrounding landscape.

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