About This Blog
Explore the history, culture, science, nature, architecture, and stories that link the iconic spaces in the National Mall and Memorial Parks to our nation and its people. The articles collected here are produced by NPS staff at the National Mall and Memorial Parks.
August 22, 2011
Did You Know?
That the cherry trees arrived in 1912 as a gift from Japan? Follow the link to find out more about the history of the cherry trees in D.C. More...