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Lincoln Memorial
Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial
Thomas Jefferson Memorial
Korean War Veterans Memorial
Vietnam Veterans Memorial
DC War Memorial
World War II Memorial
Franklin Delano Roosevelt Memorial
Washington Monument
Belmont-Paul Women's Equality National Monument


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  • National Mall and Memorial Parks

    50th Anniversary of Resurrection City

    • Time: 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM
    • Location: JFK Hockey Fields, South Side of Lincoln Memorial Reflecting Pool
    • Fees: Free
    Tuesday, May 15, 2018

    Join Park Rangers for a symbolic reconstruction of the tent city that was erected in May 1968 to protest poverty.

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  • National Mall and Memorial Parks

    Herring and Shad: Keystone Fish Species

    • Time: 10:00 AM to 10:45 AM,1:00 PM to 1:45 PM
    • Location: Martin Luther King Jr. Statue
    • Fees: Free
    Thursday, May 17, 2018

    Ranger Walk Many species of fish migrate here from the Atlantic to lay eggs in the place they were born. Come and hear about this fascinating phenomenon.

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  • National Mall and Memorial Parks

    Herring and Shad: Keystone Fish Species

    • Time: 10:00 AM to 10:45 AM,1:00 PM to 1:45 PM
    • Location: Martin Luther King Jr. Statue
    • Fees: Free
    Friday, May 18, 2018

    Ranger Walk Schools of fish migrate here from the Atlantic to lay eggs in the place they were born. Species include white and hickory shad, and alewife and blueback herring. Come and hear about this fascinating phenomenon.

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  • National Mall and Memorial Parks

    Secrets of the Washington Monument Grounds

    • Time: 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
    • Location: Paddle Boat parking lot near the refreshments stand
    • Fees: Free
    Friday, May 18, 2018

    Ranger Walk (about 1.5 miles) Trace the Potomac River’s original shoreline as we track more than two centuries of change and uncover nearly forgotten tales of humor, tragedy and mystery.

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  • National Mall and Memorial Parks

    Cartwheel

    • Time: 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM,4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
    • Location: World War II Memorial
    • Fees: Free
    Saturday, May 19, 2018

    Ranger Talk Discover the story of why MacArthur and the Japanese clashed in the jungles of New Guinea seventy-five years ago.

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  • National Mall and Memorial Parks

    Every Girl Pulling for Victory: Women in World War I

    • Time: 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
    • Location: Belmont Paul Women's Equality National Monument
    • Fees: Free
    Saturday, May 19, 2018

    Ranger Talk Let’s look at the roles of women during World War One. We’ll profile some who served as US Marines, US Navy yeomen, the “hello girls” of the US Army Signal Corps, the Red Cross and the “farmerettes” of the Women’s Land Army.

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  • National Mall and Memorial Parks

    Obscure Memorials of the National Mall

    • Time: 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM,2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
    • Location: World War II National Memorial contact station
    • Fees: Free
    Saturday, May 19, 2018

    Ranger Walk Join us for a historic tour of the little noticed memorials in the park like John Paul Jones, John Ericsson, DC World War and many more. Explore the path least taken.

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  • National Mall and Memorial Parks

    Mr. Lincoln Goes to Washington

    • Time: 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
    • Location: Washington Monument Lodge
    • Fees: Free
    Friday, May 25, 2018

    Ranger Walk You think you know Washington, DC? Wait until you see what it was like when Abraham Lincoln arrived. Join a park ranger in this compelling 2 hour tour of his life and death in DC. Tour ends at Ford’s Theater.

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  • National Mall and Memorial Parks

    Secrets of the Washington Monument Grounds

    • Time: 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
    • Location: Paddle Boat Parking by the refreshments stand
    • Fees: Free
    Friday, May 25, 2018

    Trace the Potomac River's original shoreline as we track more than two centuries of change and uncover nearly forgotten tales of humor, tragedy and mystery.

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  • National Mall and Memorial Parks

    Black May

    • Time: 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM,4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
    • Location: World War II Memorial contact station
    • Fees: Free
    Saturday, May 26, 2018

    Ranger Talk Seventy-five years ago the Battle of the Atlantic caused a dramatic turn in WWII, come learn why.

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  • National Mall and Memorial Parks

    Evening with A Park Ranger

    • Time: 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
    • Location: World War II Memorial (contact station)
    • Fees: Free
    Saturday, May 26, 2018

    Ranger Walk: (about 1 3/4 miles) Join a park ranger to explore memorials that honor, recognize, and remember those who served in our nation’s conflicts. Dogs welcome (on leash).

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  • National Mall and Memorial Parks

    Obscure Memorials of the National Mall

    • Time: 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM,2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
    • Location: World War II National Memorial contact station
    • Fees: Free
    Saturday, May 26, 2018

    Ranger Walk Join us for a tour of the little noticed memorials in the park like John Paul Jones, John Ericsson, DC World War and many more. Explore the path least taken.

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  • National Mall and Memorial Parks

    Ranger Run

    • Time: 8:00 AM to 9:30 AM
    • Location: Washington Monument Lodge
    • Fees: Free
    Saturday, May 26, 2018

    Ranger Run Run along Virginia Avenue where you’ll meet the Liberators of Latin America. These great leaders brought many countries to independence with many of the American values the US initiated.

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  • National Mall and Memorial Parks

    The Road to Pearl Harbor

    • Time: 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
    • Location: World War II Memorial contact station
    • Fees: Free
    Wednesday, May 30, 2018

    Ranger Walk: (about 1 mile) The road to Pearl Harbor had its twists and turns, come and discover why that road became so difficult.

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