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    National Mall & Memorial Parks

    District of Columbia

Frequently Asked Questions

What is the cost for visiting?

There is no cost associated with visiting any of the sites within National Mall and Memorial Parks.

How many people visit the park?

While the overall number of visitors per site varies, the park receives approximately 24 million visitors from around the world each year.

How do I get around?

The park suggests that the visiting public make use of the Metro rail/bus system within DC as parking is at a premium throughout the city.

Did You Know?


The 56 columns that ring the World War II Memorial list the U.S. states and territories involved in the conflict. They are arranged in the order in which they joined the Union, alternating from one side to the other.