Advancing the Legacy of the National Mall through Public Policy and Innovative Ideas

The National Mall speaks of who we are as a people; it tells the ever-unfolding American story in monuments, museums, public buildings, and public celebrations and First Amendment events in the expansive open space. The National Mall Coalition is dedicated to elevating the public’s voice in creating an updated visionary plan for the Mall in the 21st century -- the 3rd Century Mall -- that advances the legacy of the two historic visions, the 1791 (1st Century) L'Enfant Plan and the 1902 (2nd Century) McMillan Plan, and ensures coherent evolution and growth of this national treasure for the benefit of future generations. Read more >>