"The only thing we have to fear is fear itself...."
"The only thing we have to fear is fear itself...." iconic words from an iconic president. Learn more about the man, his memorial and his lasting legacy to the Nation.Read More
National Mall App
This is the Official National Park Service app for the National Mall and Memorial Parks.Read More
Cherry Blossom Festival
Enjoy the Japanese flowering cherry trees in this popular springtime festival.Read More
National Mall Facebook
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National Mall Plan
Click below to find out more about the Plan for the National Mall.Read More
Did You Know?
The waterfalls throughout the memorial are there for several reasons. First, they are symbolic of FDR’s connection to and love of water (he was Assistant Secretary of the Navy during World War I). Second, they block out some of the noise from the airport located directly across the Potomac River.