Characterized as "America's Front Yard ... the National Mall ... located
in downtown Washington, D.C., the capital of the United States ... symbolizes
the United States of America and its democratic values, which have inspired the world. The National Mall - the great swath of green in the middle of our capital city and stretching from the foot of the United States Capitol to the Potomac River
... is the premiere civic and symbolic space in our beloved nation.
This proud glimpse of the National Mall includes the Washington Monument,
Lincoln Memorial, World World II Memorial, Vietnam Veterans Memorial, Thomas
Jefferson Memorial, and other iconic scenes along with the Capitol Building,
Supreme Court Building, and the White House that are near the National