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  1. Is the Washington Monument worth the wait? The Staycationer investigates.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 2 | The Washington Post

    ... also found the perspective edifying. "What's that lake doing there?" he said, pointing at Constitution Gardens. "Is it new?" (It's been there since 1976.) We headed down some stairs for a slightly lower version of the same view. Then, it was back ...

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  2. Scientists, volunteers to tally species in national parksRead the original story

    May 19, 2016 | Washington Times

    ... indings and connect with people around the U.S. In the Washington area, participants will count bats at Constitution Gardens on the National Mall and look for birds on Theodore Roosevelt Island.

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  3. 11 things to do in D.C., Maryland and Virginia from May 19-24Read the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2016 | The Washington Post

    ... a DJ set by Best Coast's Bethany Cosentino. May 20: Bugs, Bats, and Brews on the National Mall Constitution Gardens, 17th Street and Constitution Avenue NW; Fri., 7 p.m., free. National Geographic and the National Park Service have teamed up to ...

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  4. Bugs, Bats, Brews and BioBlitz in Washington, D.C.Read the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2016 | Scientific American

    I am over the moon excited to participate in this amazing this two-day Biodiversity Festival held in our nation's capital on the National Mall at Constitution Gardens. BioBlitz is the Olympics of citizen science inviting families out to help scientists catalog all of the creatures - great and small - that call our local green and wild spaces home.

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  5. Bugs, Bats, Brews and BioBlitz in Washington, DCRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2016 | Scientific American

    I am over the moon excited to participate in this amazing this two-day Biodiversity Festival held in our nation's capital on the National Mall at Constitution Gardens. BioBlitz is the Olympics of citizen science inviting families out to help scientists catalog all of the creatures - great and small - that call our local green and wild spaces home.

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  6. 10 D.C. Cultural Institutions Undergoing or Soon to Undergo Major RenovationsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2016 | Curbed

    ... and also creating a wine bar. Between the World War II Memorial and the Vietnam Veterans Memorial, Constitution Gardens is undergoing the first phase of renovations. Eventually , the green space will house a 160-foot-long pavilion and a glass-walled ...

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  7. On Massachusetts Avenue NW, an old statue gets a new lookRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2016 | The Washington Post

    ... by Duck Watch volunteers wearing high-visibility vests, momma duck and her brood waddled to the pond at Constitution Gardens. It took about four hours for the mallard mother and the dozen ducklings to travel the seven blocks, said Paula Goldberg of ...

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  8. On a fine spring day, birds of a feather flock together on a downtown street cornerRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2016 | The Washington Post

    ... early May. When that happens, the mother will usher her family to water, probably at the White House or Constitution Gardens, April said. The duck looked like every other mallard, but April knew she was special. In January, during a warm spell, this ...

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  9. Tracking the cherry blossoms to full bloom - what a difference a year makesRead the original story

    Mar 14, 2016 | The Washington Post

    ... often bloom about a week or two ahead of the cherry trees. This photo was taken March 13, 2016 at Constitution Gardens. (Kevin Ambrose) Check your inbox. We've sent an email explaining how to set up an account and activate your free digital ...

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  10. LTE: Mr. President, Please Improve The National Park SystemRead the original story

    Jan 8, 2016 | National Parks Traveler

    ... represent universal values of freedom, democracy, progress, and equality. National Parks such as the Constitution Gardens and Independence Hall physically embody our national goal to "form a more perfect union." In August, the National Park Service ...

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  11. Does America Really Need The National Mall?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2015 | National Public Radio

    ... to the need to restore our National Mall than one of our temples to democracy literally crumbling?? In Constitution Gardens - the 38-acre area connecting the Vietnam Veterans, World War II and Lincoln memorials - "a large gravel plaza sits empty," ...

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  12. Glendora VFW host viewing of replica of Vietnam Memorial WallRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2015 | NJ.com

    ... (Missing In Action) during the War. The main part of the memorial, which was completed in 1982, is in Constitution Gardens adjacent to the National Mall, just northeast of the Lincoln Memorial. The memorial is maintained by the U.S. National Park ...

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