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National Mall

Constitution Ave NW, Washington DC, DC 20565
+1 202-426-6841
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
Constitution Ave NW, Washington DC, DC 20565
National Mall
+1 202-426-6841
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Reviewed yesterday

A visit to the National Mall should be on every American's bucks list. There's a lot to see and do so it'll take more than a couple trips, but you should get there at least once to experience some of our Nation's treasured monuments.

Thank Cecilio L
Reviewed yesterday

It was an unusually warm May evening, and after a long day of meetings, I decided to take a short walk from my residence for the week just 3 blocks south of the Capitol. The plan was to walk to just the reflecting pond on...More

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Reviewed yesterday

I love people watching and this is the perfect place to enjoy your fellow citizens. Great place for a picnic, quiet moment, run, bike, or just generally enjoy the out of doors. Must see in DC

Thank ginajamesmanagement
Reviewed yesterday

Finally they have finished all the digging and you can again walk on the grass between the memorial and the US Capitol building . Especially nice on a Sunday morning when locals are out , it has a nice vibe about it.

Thank bvlynch
Reviewed yesterday

I could visit this place over and over again. The monuments and museums in Washington, D.C. are top rate and it will take multiple trips to do them all!! The monuments in particular are awe inspiring and free!

Thank Dana M
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

There were about 15 food trucks mid mall. I got falafels. It was just so so. Others got chicken strips, said they were good. I wanted ice cream but was afraid I'd waste my money.

Thank kathi j
Reviewed 2 days ago

Standing in the middle of the Mall you are able to get a small prospective of the area. Looking up towards the Lincoln Memorial and turn around you see the Castle (Love it). Stop and take it in.

Thank Mary M
Reviewed 2 days ago

If you have a chance to visit more cities in the U.S., then you should go to D.C. and if you are in D.C the Mall is a must see besides the Smithsonian Museums!

Thank Gabor011
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We made the mistake of walking all the route, this place is gigantic, it would be wise to rent a bike, each gallery or museum takes a lot of your time if you want to immerse into the culture.

Thank Bruce W
Reviewed 2 days ago

It is a place not to miss if you go to Washington. I never get tired of being there. Absolutely recommended.

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Hi, we're flying in on a Monday afternoon in July from the UK and have the rest of that day and one full day. Can we do the Mall in one day and do you have any suggestions to get the most of our time with you please? We don't want to miss out. Thank you
April 22, 2017|
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Response from Frederick G | Reviewed this property |
You could do the actual mall (walking) in one day. If you plan on going to any of the museums, plan on 2-3 hours each to truly experience them. Don't forget the memorials, either. You may want to get in a tour bus to... More
I will be visiting Washington July 1-7 and want to take in all the 4th of July festivities - parade, Capitol 4th Concert and Fireworks. I just received an invitation from my Congressman for a tour of the Capitol at 2 pm on the 4th. Is it doable to see 1 hour of the parade (11:45-12:45), take metro from Federal Triangle to Capitol South and be at Congressman's office in Cannon building at 1:30 pm.
March 27, 2017|
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Response from MikeMG30 | Reviewed this property |
Perhaps but I wouldn't chance it. Safer to give yourself more time.
We will be in DC for a Saturday and Sunday only, last weekend in March, spending most of it in museums and on the mall. Will there be food trucks nearby on the weekend? Are we going to be limited to museum food courts? What about places off the mall but close enough that we aren't spending a lot of time walking out of our way? Mostly thinking for lunch ideas, two adults and 12 & 13 year olds. Trying to plan budget too.
March 16, 2017|
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Response from 660kimberly | Reviewed this property |
I was there on Saturday and there was a ton of food truck,but I do not know if this is the norm. Have fun,beautiful city!