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Address: Constitution Ave, Washington DC, DC
Phone Number: 202 426 6841
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We visited Constitution Garden enroute to the Ellipse Park. A really nice garden, many benches to take a break from the long walk to the White House. The walking path meander... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed November 30, 2015
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Colombo, Sri Lanka
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Colombo, Sri Lanka
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2015 via mobile

We visited Constitution Garden enroute to the Ellipse Park. A really nice garden, many benches to take a break from the long walk to the White House. The walking path meander around a pond with many ducks. It was really pretty.

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Marysville, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2015 via mobile

Lots of Memorials in Constitution Gardens. The most notable are the Lincoln, Vietnam, Korean War, and World War II Memorials. But there are others there, as well. If you have time, stroll around and find them all.

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Thank JeffMarysville
Caloundra, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2015 via mobile

This area is a little hidden and no other people were there when we went to have a look. A great little peek into the history of America, and the gardens and engraved names and signatures were fantastic. Loved it.

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Rutherford, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2015

The Constitution Gardens are located between the Lincoln Memorial and the World War II Memorial in the National Mall. It includes a small island, accessible by a wooden footbridge, that leads to a memorial to the 56 signers of the Declaration of Independence, arranged by state. The signatures of each of the men are carved into large granite blocks and... More 

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St. Petersburg, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015

And it’s just a block from all the action along the National Mall. Despite how busy the nearby monuments and memorials were, this place was wonderfully calm. A long pond is at the center with many ducks swimming inside. The sidewalks were clean with several areas to sit and face out into the pond. Overall, this was just a great... More 

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Sanford, Florida
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2015

I was looking for a patch of greenery in DC where I might find a little peace and quiet and see some birds. Although this area is great for that I was a bit disappointed at the amount of trash I saw in the water and on the ground. There are many Canadian geese and ducks here (some with babies).... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015 via mobile

I'm so glad there is a memorial in DC for the 56 signers. This is a lovely spot with a garden and water features, so it's a nice place to get a little peace and maybe bring your lunch. I recommend a stopover!

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Bethesda, Maryland
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

The spot is situated between the Vietnam Memorial and the WWII Memorial. There are no flowers, if that is your impression of "garden". There is a lake and some trees. If you are on the west side, you could take a nice picture of the Washington Monument in the background and the lake in the middle ground. Attended a concert... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015 via mobile

This a beautiful lake with a view over the Washington monument. It's located between the Lincoln memorial and the Washington monument. It's a good spot to rest a bit and enjoy the views.

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Curitiba, PR
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015 via mobile

This is not a garden. Its a lake in the national mall with some threes and close to the Vietnam War Memorial. Its not an attraction at all.

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