Frequently Asked Questions
Is the road a part of this park?
No, the park contains the walkways along either side of the road bed. Look for the special brown pavers on the sidewalks to determine whether you are in this national park site.
What else does this park contain?
The park administers and/or coordinates activities at several memorials and buildings along the Avenue. In fact, the United States Navy Memorial, Freedom Plaza, The Old Post Office Tower, the American Expeditionary Forces Memorial, and Pershing Park are all part of this national park.
Did You Know?
The Grand Review of the Union Armies, May 23rd and 24th 1865, was one of the greater spectacles ever staged on Pennsylvania Avenue. It expressed jubilant relief that the Civil War was finally over.