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National Mall, Washington DC

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Visit National Mall, the historical national park where Martin Luther King Jr. gave his "I Have a Dream" speech. The park contains the Washington Monument and spans the region between the Lincoln Memorial and the United States Capitol. This park hosts numerous recreational activities, festivals, and concerts, but is most appreciated as a site for historic political rallies and gatherings, such as the Vietnam War Moratorium Rally in 1969. Millions of people visit the park annually to stand in the place where Martin Luther King Jr. delivered his famous speech, and every four years Americans flood the park to watch the Presidential Inauguration. It couldn't be easier to arrange your visit to National Mall and many more Washington DC attractions: make an itinerary online using Inspirock's Washington DC vacation route planner.
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  • You can't go to DC without visiting this area of the city, as it holds some of the best memorials the city has to offer - the Vietnam war memorial, Korean war memorial, Lincoln memorial, World War II ...  more »
  • We set off walking to take in all the sights on foot, starting at the Capitol building, walked through the National Mall which is a LOT bigger than it looks, took in a few of the Museums along the way...  more »
  • Please refer to my previous post about the museum... I have discussed my nearly 2 hour visit...I could have easily spent 8 hours there...so much to see and experience!