The bookstore is operated by Eastern National,
a partner of the National Park Service that sells books and other
educational materials and operates many other bookstores at national
park sites throughout the country. Proceeds from sales support National
Mall and Memorial Parks and other National Parks.
Did You Know?
The detachment of the Stone of Hope from the Mountain of Despair reflects not only victory borne from disappointment, but allows the visitor a clear view of the Thomas Jefferson Memorial which reflects the principles of freedom and liberty which gave birth to the nation.