Washington, DC is celebrating the arrival of spring, and sharing the celebration with the entire world. EarthCam has partnered with The National Park Service to bring the world easily accessible, high definition, live streaming video footage of the National Cherry Blossom Festival in the nation’s capital.
The National Cherry Blossom Festival began on March 20, and will continue through April 14. The festival centers on the gift of cherry blossom trees from Japan and honors the enduring friendship between the people of both countries. Located at the Thomas Jefferson Memorial, visitors can view live streaming HD views of historic Washington, DC, including the Franklin Delano Roosevelt Memorial, the Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial, the Washington Monument, the Tidal Basin as well as, the Yoshino Cherry Trees for which the festival is named.
In addition to viewing the Cherry Blossom Festival, the webcam that is broadcasting the event also shows live footage of DC throughout the rest of the year.