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Question 1

When was the National Mall established?

Question 2

Which attractions and memorials does in include?

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Question 3

What was the main purpose of the Mall area during the Civil War?

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Question 4

Name at least three museums that are located at the National Mall.

Question 5

How far is the Lincoln memorial from the Capitol Building (two dimensions of the Mall area)

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Exploring the National Mall, Washington D.C.

The National Mall is an "open-area national park" and is located in downtown Washington, D.C., US Capitol. The National Mall is a part of the National Park Service (NPS). The Mall area is well known as the area between the Lincoln Memorial and the United States Capitol, with the Washington Monument in between, as a middle point.

National Mall

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