Explore the Mall

Home to the History, Heroes and Hope of America.

American history both grand and small has been made and reflected upon on the National Mall. For more than two centuries there has been one place all Americans can gather to celebrate our freedoms, salute democracy, honor our patriots and military and be a part of the American narrative. The National Mall is America's Front Yard. 
 
The National Mall has more visitors per year than Yellowstone, the Grand Canyon and Yosemite combined.Three thousand events are scheduled annually and 44 Presidents have walked the National Mall.

Explore the National Mall with our interactive map & timeline or learn about the memorials that make up America's most visited national park.