A map of the world war two memorial


GPS Coordinates: 38.889413, -77.040553
Address: 1750 Independence Ave. SW, Washington, D.C.
Nearest Intersection: 17th St. & Independence Ave. SW

General parking is available at the Tidal Basin parking lot along Maine Ave., SW. Handicap parking and bus loading zone are available on Home Front Drive SW, accessed from southbound 17th St.

Local Transportation

Capital Bikeshare is authorized to operate bike share stations throughout the National Mall; the nearest locations are at 19th & Constitution Ave. NW and at 14th & Jefferson Dr. SW.

Public Transportation
The nearest Metro (subway) stop is Smithsonian, on the Orange and Blue lines. Visit WMATA for more information about Metro routes and fares.

Getting to D.C.


Washington, D.C. is served by Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA), Washington Dulles International Airport (IAD), and Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport (BWI).

Interstate 395 provides access to the Mall from the South. Interstate 495, New York Avenue, Rock Creek and Potomac Parkway, George Washington Memorial Parkway, and the Cabin John Parkway provide access from the North. Interstate 66, U.S. Routes 50 and 29 provide access from the West. U.S. Routes 50, 1, and 4 provide access from the East.

Trains including Amtrak, MARC, and VRE service Union Station and/or L'Enfant Plaza in Washington, D.C.

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