The Ellipse, Washington DC

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#21 of 31 in Outdoors in Washington DC
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  • The Ellipse is basically the oval-shaped field between the Mall (Washington Monument) and the White House. You have to walk around it to get from the Mall to the White House. However, the best view of...  more »
  • It is the garden that lies between the White House and the George Washington Monument. This garden is very famous because in the winter season is set up the Christmas tree of the city and the President of the United States. Off-season is a very normal park and in some situations not accessible and closed by the police for safety reasons
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  • It was a fantastic experience! I was in awe of how close I was to the White House. Spectacular experience, great for family pictures.
  • The Ellipse is a vast and beautiful green area to relax or picnic close to The White House. In addition, inside this large park, we can admire the National Christmas Tree during the end of year holidays.
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