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Plan Your Visit


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At the heart of our nation's capital, the National Mall and Memorial Parks is home to iconic structures and rich history. Plan your visit to make the most of your time in this exciting public space.

Getting Here

Directions: The National Mall and Memorial Parks are located in Washington, D.C. Washington is served by Dulles and Reagan airports, Amtrak, and many highways. Get the details on Directions.

Hours: Open 24 hours a day.

Fees: There is no fee to visit any part of the National Mall and Memorial Parks. Free tickets are required to visit the Washington Monument.


The Washington Monument


Things to Do

Whether you want to enjoy the sights, exercise outdoors, or expand your mind, our park has something for you! See Things to Do or visit the Schedule of Events to join in a free ranger program.

Visit the Iconic Memorials and Monuments:

Did You Know?


Inside the rotunda of the Jefferson Memorial, Thomas Jefferson is quoted, "I have sworn upon the altar of God eternal hostility against every form of tyranny over the mind of man."