The National Mall & Memorial Parks (NPS), Washington, D.C

Including the National Mall's monuments and memorials administered by the National Parks Service (NPS)

A brief history;

 

  • The National Mall is a grand national park in central Washington, D.C, the capital of the United States.

 

  • The urban park is administered by the National Park Service (NPS), which is part of the larger National Mall and Memorial Parks unit.

 

  • Officially the National Mall encompasses Constitution Gardens & West Potomac Park but it is more commonly referred to as covering the entire area from it's western-most point, the Lincoln Memorial all the way to the United States Capitol at it's eastern most-point, with the Washington Monument providing the central point.

 

 

 

Here is a list of memorials and monuments which are maintained by the National Park Service (NPS) within the boundary of the National Mall;

 

 

  • Washington Monument

 

 

  • National World War II Memorial

 

 

  • Lincoln Memorial & Lincoln Memorial Reflecting Pool

 

 

  • Constitution Gardens

 

 

  • Vietnam Veterans Memorial

 

 

  • Korean War Veterans Memorial

 

 

  • Thomas Jefferson Memorial

 

 

  • Franklin D. Roosevelt Memorial

 

 

  • Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial

 

 

  • George Mason Memorial

 

 

  • DC War Memorial
Aerial view of Washington DC's grand urban tree-lined boulevard of monuments and memorials including the National World War II Memorial, Lincoln Memorial Reflecting Pool & the Lincoln Memorial Aerial view looking westwards along the National Mall in Washington including the WWII Memorial, Lincoln Memorial & Reflecting Pool
Grand autumnal vista looking westwards along Elm Walk a beautiful ceremonial tree-lined walkway on the National Mall running adjacent to the Reflecting Pool, National Mall, Constitution Gardens, Washington DC Beautiful autumnal vista looking westwards along Elm Walk, National Mall, Washington DC
Beautiful spring view looking westwards along the National Mall in Washington DC including the WWII Memorial, Reflecting Pool, Elm Walk & the sun setting behind the Lincoln Memorial Beautiful view looking westwards along the National Mall in Washington DC including the sun setting behing the Lincoln Memorial
Beautiful spring vista looking eastwards along the ceremonial-like pathway of Elm Walks on the National Mall in Washington DC Spring vista looking eastwards along Elm Walk on the National Mall in Washington DC
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