Films at the Stone | FAQ

Frequently Asked Questions


  1. Where exactly are the Films at the Stone screened?
    The Films at the Stone are screened at the green space immediately south of the bookstore at the Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial located at 1964 Independence Avenue SW Washington, DC
  2. What should I bring?
    Please bring a blanket or lawn chair. You may also bring snacks. Please note that alcoholic beverages are not permitted on National Park Service land.
  3. What time will the films begin?
    The films will start at 8:15 pm EST.
  4. How do I get to the Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial?
    The best way to get to the memorial is by using public transportation. The closest Metro stations are Foggy Bottom and The Smithsonian. There is also limited parking on Ohio Drive and West Basin Drive. You may also take a taxi. There are handicapped parking spaces along West Basin Drive adjacent to the FDR Memorial.
  5. May I bring children?
    Yes. Please note that the films address difficult content and therefore parents should use their discretion.