Government Shutdown Closes National Mall, Monuments - NBC4 Washington

    Govt. Shutdown Closes Nat'l Mall, Monuments

    Barricades blocked the National Mall Tuesday as monuments across the city close to residents and tourists alike thanks to the government shutdown. (Published Tuesday, Oct 1, 2013) Barricades blocked the National Mall Tuesday as monuments across the city close to residents and tourists alike thanks to the government shutdown. See More