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National Mall

Constitution Ave NW, Washington DC, DC 20565
+1 202-426-6841
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Open area of gardens, fountains, trees and monuments stretching nearly two miles between the Capitol and the Lincoln Memorial.
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  • Average5%
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
Constitution Ave NW, Washington DC, DC 20565
National Mall
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Reviewed today via mobile

Being in the national mall makes you proud to be an American. A must do for everybody who lives in this great country.

Thank MissyBunch
Reviewed today

We were here in November and the trees were beautiful! Such an incredible spot to walk around and see all of the monuments. It is a nice area to walk, ride bikes, or have a picnic. We loved hanging out here.

Thank Blaine2424
Reviewed today

In person this area is bigger then you think. It definitely took longer to walk it and go into all the museums than we anticipated.

Thank LAT681
Reviewed yesterday

This is such a special area of museums, culture, and relaxation (this mostly on sunny warm days when people can lounge around and not freeze). It is difficult to chose which museum to visit as there are so many on the edges of the mall....More

Thank onatrip76
Reviewed 2 days ago

Lined with museums and memorials, this is the heart of Washington DC. It draws tourists and locals with its wide open spaces. People gather here for concerts, sports, picnics, and walks.

Thank GoAlong2
Reviewed 2 days ago

The National Mall is very long- so long that, because we had little time, we got an Uber to the Lincoln Memorial and walked all the way back along, hitting the main sights along the way. The main stand outs for me were the Lincoln...More

Thank Amy B
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

You see this area on tv and in movies and the media all the time but when you get there you are surprised at how this vast space has a human scale to it. While big and impressive, I never felt overwhelmed by the size...More

Thank Brad S
Reviewed 3 days ago

side from the wonderful monuments and museums, the mall is a great place to walk and enjoy our nation's Capitol. Also wonderful to see it evolve. the new African American Museum is a great addition.

Thank Susan S
Reviewed 3 days ago

Seeing it as the sun is coming up and running it and seeing the buildings and the proxiemity of the history and how things are laid out is interesting and appreciating the balance in the design. At night with the lighting gives you a different...More

Thank JJ S
Reviewed 3 days ago

You couldn't possibly miss this fantastic area that we have seen on many a TV show or Documentary. Spectacular during day or night with fountains and lawn areas showing off the US monuments.

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July 29, 2017|
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Response from Patrick M | Reviewed this property |
There is free parking all along the Mall it can be quite hectic to try to find a spot. There are plenty parking garages on the streets of DC that intersect the mall. Now depending on where you are staying, there are... More
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July 13, 2017|
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Response from Marrei24 | Reviewed this property |
If you are planning a trip to the capital building, they have a great cafeteria there with great selections, tons of seating, prices reasonable for the location. This was a tip I got on TA and it was a huge help. We ate a... More
April 22, 2017|
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Response from Tachermoyen | Reviewed this property |
Hello one day will be tough but honestly with a good weather the walking is great. I would recommend walking from Lincoln memorial all the way to capitol. There are plenty of museums but appreciating the whole architecture... More