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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.
  • Excellent72%
  • Very good21%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Constitution Ave NW, Washington DC, DC 20565
National Mall
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Reviewed today

I spent about a week solo-traveling in DC. Sitting on the mall reading and people watching is one of my favorite travel memories. Don't get so caught up in the museums you miss the mall!

Thank Genevieve P
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Reviewed yesterday

There are so many things in the mall that it is practically impossible to cover everything in 2 days. Luckily for us, we moved to stay close by and therefore we have been covering 1-2 places during each visit. The place a feel of grandeur...More

Thank Ankit G
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Reviewed yesterday

The mall is simply amazing and seems like it goes on forever! So many amazing sights packed into it, it's hard to walk far without seeing something!

Thank greeneydscot
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Not just the National Mall, but the whole of DC was very clean, well-lit, marked well, and free of homeless people. Even the metro was clean as a whistle--no graffiti, no vagrants lolling around in the underground passages. There was great police presence and I...More

Thank D3425LTjoannec
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This area was very open and had lush green grass, but there was a lot of construction going on right in the middle, but I think it was to get ready for an upcoming exhibit.

Thank Rebecca M
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The Mall is the center of it all. Jefferson, Smithsonian, Capitol building and more. You can spend all day sight seeing, watching people, and visiting museums. Must must place to spend an afternoon.

Thank mike p
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The mall was beautifully kept. The grass was green, the paths were clean. There were so many great spots where you sit and eat lunch without destroying the grass and there were also spots where some people did not care.

Thank Vgrabon1
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This encompasses the Heart of DC from the Capitol to the Washington Monument. ALL Americans need to see this and it will make ALL proud to be an American. Can't miss so Don't miss this once-in-a-lifetime view.

Thank talltexas
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Reviewed 2 days ago

My last visit showed the grass and overall surroundings to be pretty miserable. They have taken years to resod the grass, clean up the paths, and make the mall a true representation of the sort of place to be in the middle of the capitol....More

Thank alocalSummervilleSC
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This is a treat, indeed. I was surprised we had something so magnificent, it rivals the attractions in Europe that are hundreds of years old!

Thank Paula J
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Mark G
1 June 2018|
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Response from Sightsee_Eat | Reviewed this property |
1) from the steps of the Lincoln Memorial to the plaza in front of the Jefferson Memorial – is the best (but busiest) 2) U.S. Marine Corps War Memorial, also known as the Iwo Jima Memorial 3) JW Marriott faces the Mall, and... More
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Heather H
16 April 2018|
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Response from Pangaea7 | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure, but by the number of strollers I would bet so. Google national mall stroller rentals
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Moab4fun
7 March 2018|
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Response from Jeffery H | Reviewed this property |
MOab4Fun, I will expand on the previous comments to your question and state that not only are there lots of pedestrians, noticing your usermname it appears you are used to sweet singletrack, you will not find this here.
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