President's Park South

Constitution Ave.
Washington, District Of Columbia

Historic Document

President's Park South is located in District of Columbia County, District Of Columbia certified as a historic location on Tuesday May 06, 1980. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Landscape, Recreation And Culture, more specifically a Work Of Art (Sculpture, Carving, Rock Art), Monument/Marker, Park. President's Park South was nominated by as a historic location by Federal Agency based on Architecture/Engineering and its significance in Landscape Architecture, Art.

President's Park South Information

Other Name: The Ellipse and adjacent parkland
Ownership Type: Federal
Type of Resource: Site
Historically Significant Years Associated With This Location: 1791, 1851
Level of Governmental Significance: National
Architect, builder, or engineer: L'Enfant,Pierre C.; Downing,A.J.
Restricted Archeological Site: Not Listed as a Restricted Site
Federal Agency Responsible for This Location: National Park Service

President's Park South Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 520
Number of historically contributing buildings: 2
Number of historically contributing sites: 1
Number of historically contributing structures: 0
Number of historically contributing objects: 7
Number of noncontributing buildings: 0
Number of noncontributing sites: 0
Number of noncontributing structures: 0
Number of noncontributing objects: 0
Related Sections:
Washington Historic Locations District of Columbia County Historic Locations District Of Columbia Historic Locations