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The National Mall in Washington, District of Columbia — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

The German-American Friendship Garden

1683-1983

 
 
The German-American Friendship Garden Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, November 22, 2017
1. The German-American Friendship Garden Marker
Inscription.  
The German-American Friendship Garden
1683-1983

commemorates 300 years of
German immigration and contributions to America
and symbolizes the friendship
between the German and American people

 
Erected 1983.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Colonial EraPeaceSettlements & SettlersWar, Cold.
 
Location. 38° 53.514′ N, 77° 2.188′ W. Marker is in The National Mall in Washington, District of Columbia. Marker is on Constitution Avenue Northwest (U.S. 50) west of 15th Street Northwest, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1600 Constitution Avenue Northwest, Washington DC 20230, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. A different marker also named German-American Friendship Garden (a few steps from this marker); Second Infantry Division Memorial (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Washington Monument (about 700 feet away); Bulfinch Gate House
The German-American Friendship Garden Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, November 22, 2017
2. The German-American Friendship Garden Marker
(about 800 feet away); Jefferson Pier (approx. 0.2 miles away); a different marker also named Bulfinch Gate House (approx. 0.2 miles away); Washington City Canal on the Tiber Creek (approx. 0.2 miles away); Live Oaks: Specimens of Global, Scholarly and Public Research (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in The National Mall.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 6, 2020. It was originally submitted on November 23, 2017, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 149 times since then and 20 times this year. Last updated on February 17, 2018, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on November 23, 2017, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.
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