The western half of Lafayette Park will be closed to the public from 9 p.m., Wednesday, February 6, through 12 p.m. Friday, February 8. A map illustrating the closed park area, and the anticipated closed District area, is attached.
The park area will be closed to the public to provide security and ensure public safety during the official visit of the Prime Minister of Israel.
Persons demonstrating or otherwise using this park area should remove themselves and any personal property from the closed park areas by 9 p.m., February 06.
The National Park Service appreciates the public's cooperation in this matter.
(signed Stan E. Lock)
National Park Service
National Capital Region