National Mall News

Linton Weeks
10/12/13 | NPR
On the National Mall: Though monuments and museums along the greenway are closed due to the...
Chuck Carroll
10/09/13 | CBS Washington
You probably haven’t heard of the Memorial Militia.
 
It’s...
Niraj Chokshi
10/07/13 | Washington Post
On a typical October day, visitors to California’s national parks spend nearly $4 million in...
Michael E. Ruane, Pamela Constable and Victoria St. Martin
10/04/13 | Washington Post
The five visiting Australians had been shut out of the Smithsonian museums. They had been shut out of the memorials on the Mall. And when 4-...
Kenneth Brower
10/02/13 | National Geographic
Yesterday, as the U.S. government shut down, all 401 of our national parks closed their gates. The campers and visitors inside were given two...
Ashley Southall
10/02/13 | The New York Times
WASHINGTON — Veterans will be able to visit the World War II Memorial while the government is shut down, Carol Johnson, a spokeswoman for the...
“Because of the Federal Government SHUTDOWN, All National Parks Are CLOSED,” read signs outside memorials
10/01/13 | The New York Times
WASHINGTON — The National Mall was relatively quiet Tuesday morning as groups of tourists encountered signs declaring the monuments closed. “...
Nick Wing
With Congress unwilling or unable to pass a measure to fund the government, federal officials were forced to announce a shutdown on Tuesday,...
Sarah Anne Hughes
10/01/13 | DCist
As DCist previously reported, the contractor charged with constructing the 17th Street Closure Structure was fired in April by the U.S. Army...
Michael E. Ruane
09/30/13 | Washington Post
The National Park Service began barricading the monuments and memorials on the Mall and turning...

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