Summer Movies on the Lawn @ the Library of Congress

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You’re invited to enjoy a series of outdoor movies this summer at one of our nation’s most iconic locations — on the lawn of the Library of Congress!

Showcasing iconic films from the Library’s National Film Registry, five titles will be presented on Thursday evenings at sundown. No tickets are required for these outdoor film screenings, but capacity will be limited.

The 2022 schedule includes:

July 7, 2022
Top Gun
Plan ahead for music before this movie!

July 14, 2022
Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory (1971)

July 21, 2022
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July 28, 2022
Mary Poppins

Aug 4, 2022
Plan ahead for music before this movie!


Multiple dates, see above

Library of Congress’ Thomas Jefferson Building (North Lawn) | Washington, DC (Map)

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