Starting at the National Air & Space Museum, this route is a loop around the National Mall.
Run the National Mall and see some of the most historic monuments in the country. This 3 mile loop is slightly hilly, and tours downtown DC. With either road or path options, you’ll run by the Capital building, the Smithsonian Museum of Natural History, and the National Museum of American History. The route loops around the Washington Monument, running through the German-American Friendship Garden. You’ll end back at the start, in front of the National Air & Space Museum.