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Jefferson Memorial



This gem on the National Mall is dedicated to the third U.S. President and author of the Declaration of Independence

This gem on the National Mall is dedicated to the third U.S. President and author of the Declaration of Independence. The location and architecture of the Jefferson Memorial make it stand out among DC’s amazing array of monuments and memorials. Surrounded by water, the structure is located on the National Mall's Tidal Basin, a large body of water that is bordered by DC’s famous cherry blossom trees.

The Jefferson Memorial is open 24 hours a day, every day of the year. Rangers are on duty from 9:30 a.m. to 10 p.m. daily. The most convenient way to reach the memorial is by Metrorail or Metrobus. The closest Metro station is Smithsonian, located on the Orange, Blue and Silver lines. As for the bus, take either the 32, 34 or 36 routes.

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Meeting Space Details

Inside Reception Capacity: Array

Metro Station

Smithsonian

CONTACT

701 E Basin Dr. SW
Tidal Basin South End
Washington, DC 20242
United States

(202) 426-6841

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