The National Mall is host to the 33rd annual Smithsonian Folklife
Festival. This year the popular event focuses on the cultures of New Hampshire, Romania
and South Africa with live entertainment, crafts and food. It runs from June 23rd to June
27th, and then again from June 30th to July 4th. This event becomes more popular
The MCI National Sports
is a 25,000 Sq. ft gallery located inside the new MCI
Center. Featuring the latest in sports entertainment, visitors can participate in numerous
sports skills games and competitions.
Delano Roosevelt Memorial
A pretty 7.5-acre site
dedicated to the 32nd President. Huge red granite walls create open-air rooms
containing sculptures, reflecting pools and waterfalls. A short walk from the Jefferson Memorial, the FDR Memorial offers benches near a tree-lined walkway to rest
has Washington's newest memorial, the Women
in Military Service for America Memorial. This modern memorial includes a computerized
registry of photos, artifacts and anecdotes compiled from military women.
Memorials like the Iwo Jima Memorial and the Kennedy Graves are also at Arlington.
Arlington National Cemetery