Welcome to the center of American democracy: a place of politics, scandals, and historic demonstrations. The city is designed to impress, and does, with the Smithsonian, the Pentagon, the monuments on the Mall, and even the cathedral-like Metro stations. Crabcakes, baseball, the National Aquarium, the Inner Harbor, great museums and lively bars, all waiting for you. Whether you're here on business or on a day trip up the Chesapeake Bay, enjoy your visit to many people's favorite East Coast city. Casual and fine dining. Bargains and couture. Books and movies. Explore and find what works for you.
Visit www.nps.gov and choose District of Columbia in the "Find a Park" field for details about the following memorials, located on or around the National Mall.
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