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Reviewed April 11, 2019 via mobile

For the past week and the foreseeable near future, the pond is being cleaned with dumpsters of organic waste. You probably should avoid walking around this due to the smell. Walk around the reflecting pool instead.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Saberman48
Reviewed March 23, 2019

Very dirty and in need of urgent maintenance - especially the pond, with litter stuck in the mud was quite upsetting. This place could be lovely, so I hope it will be tidied up soon.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank leuveen
Reviewed October 30, 2018

Its Vast and contains lots of great areas to walk around in well maintained and pleasant gardens but also offers access to lots of the main memorials you will want to see while in Washington i.e. Vietnam, Lincoln memorial. Plus several Garden friends run around...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank TeamWard
Reviewed October 11, 2018

Located between the Vietnam and Washington Memorials, Constitution Gardens are unremarkable on their own, but provide a nice view of the nearby Washington Monument and some wetland environment for our feathered friends. One would expect more flowers and landscaping for something named a "gardens." Perhaps...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Mark H
Reviewed August 22, 2018

During my visit, I took shelter here from the rain by staying under the trees located along this attraction. I was expecting some flowers because it is named, Constitution Garden, there was none. All I saw was a pond with some trees, geese and ducks....More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank LolaGo1
Reviewed August 19, 2018

Constitution Gardens is a grassy area with one lesser known memorial (in honor of the signers of the Declaration of Independence) and a pond. Often tourists overlook it, but there are advantages to paying it a visit: 1) Respite: Locating just south of the World...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank austing536
Reviewed May 27, 2018 via mobile

My wife and I strolled through Constitution Gardens while walking between the Vietnam Memorial and the World War II Memorial. Disgusting is the first word that comes to mind. The pond was full of trash and pond scum. Also, I didn't see anything that even...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank TrailTrekker15
Reviewed April 6, 2018 via mobile

Located just north of the reflection pool between the WWII memorial and Lincoln Memorial, this garden and pond is worth the stop. We stopped at sunset and it was lovely! A couple Magnolia trees and some cherry blossoms make the island quite picturesque!

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank U819XUkimberlyb
Reviewed April 3, 2018

Once again disappointed at the condition of our “national mall”. Lots of trash in water. Cups, paper, styrofoam floating around. Poorly maintained trails with erosion problems. The gold signature blocks are poorly maintained and some in need of repair. Goose and duck poop all over...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank JeffersonDavis
Reviewed February 24, 2018 via mobile

Open green area garden with small lake in the national mall area. You can find there a lot of birds walking and living there.

Date of experience: February 2018
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