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NATIONAL LAW ENFORCEMENT OFFICERS MEMORIAL
Capital Art Gallery with a Focus on “T
he Beauty of Washington
40 Massachusetts Ave., N.E.,
Street Level, West Hall #152, Washington, D.C. 20002-4285, (202) 289-9882-Gallery, (703) 995-0841-FAX, E-Mail:
, Web Site:
John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts
, the name by which it is known, (or, as named on the building itself, the
John F. Kennedy Memorial Center for the Performing Arts
but, locally called the
The Kennedy Center
), is a
performing arts centre
which is located beside the
, adjacent to the
. It opened in 1971. It represents a unique public/private partnership, since it is both the nation's living memorial to President
John F. Kennedy
and the "National Center for the
", which includes educational and outreach initiatives, almost entirely paid for through ticket sales and gifts from individuals, corporations, and private foundations. Designed by architect
Edward Durrell Stone
, it was built by
and is administered by a bureau of the
. It receives Federal funding each year to pay for the maintenance and operation of the building.
All photographs are copyrighted.
No reuse allowed without written permission from Xiong (Tom) Tan.
Web site is under construction; additional photographs will be periodically added.
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