National Mall

The National Mall, a national park, is a famous 2-mile long tree-lined, pedestrian-friendly boulevard in Washington, D.C. stretching from the Capitol Building in the east to the Lincoln Memorial and Potomac River on the west.

Landmarks in the Area

Jefferson Pier, Jefferson Stone, or the Jefferson Pier Stone, in , marks the second… Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

The National Sylvan Theater — often simply the Sylvan Theater — is a public sylvan theater on the grounds of the Washington Monument, , in , USA. Photo: Bellczar, GFDL.

The German-American Friendship Garden in Washington, DC stands as a symbol of the positive and cooperative relations between the United States of America and the .

Localities in the Area

Capitol Hill, in addition to being a metonym for the United States Congress, is the largest historic residential neighborhood in Washington, D.C., stretching easterly in front of the along wide avenues. is situated 1½ miles east of National Mall. Photo: Smallbones, CC0.

Logan Circle is a traffic circle, neighborhood, and historic district in the Northwest quadrant… is situated 1½ miles north of National Mall. Photo: Carol M. Highsmith, Public domain.

Southwest is the southwestern quadrant of Washington, D.C., the capital of the , and is located south of the and west of South Capitol Street. is situated 1½ miles south of National Mall. Photo: Egunt07, CC BY 3.0.

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