The National Mall welcomes an estimated 25 million visitors from the U.S. and abroad every year. The two-mile stretch between the Capitol and the Lincoln Memorial features several monuments and museums to enjoy. On an average day, almost 500,000 cars travels along or through the National Mall. There is limited street parking available near the National Mall.
Keep in mind that DC metered parking is limited to 2 hours–not nearly enough time to explore all of the National Mall’s sights! The best parking option is to reserve your parking ahead of time. Ease traveling troubles by taking a look at the parking information for the most popular National Mall attractions.
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