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...
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...
“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. “...
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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