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National Mall Signs - Wayfinding Program


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National Mall Signs
National Mall Signs - Wayfinding Program

National Mall Sign

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The National Park Service and the Trust for the National Mall have unveiled a new sign system for the National Mall as part of a new wayfinding program designed to better orient the millions of annual visitors around “America’s Front Yard.” This 17-foot wide by 8-foot high directory map is now located at the Smithsonian Metro stop on the National Mall. It is the first installment of a larger $2.2 million effort, financed half by private-sector donations and half by federal funds through the Centennial Challenge. The wayfinding system will install nearly 500 new signs on the National Mall in Washington DC. The following images show closeups of the signs.

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