Students from Barnhart School in Arcadia, Calif., visit the World War II Memorial on the Mall on Wednesday, though the memorials are technically closed because of an ongoing government shutdown. (Andrew Harnik/The Washington Times)

Photo by: ANDREW HARNIK

Students from Barnhart School in Arcadia, Calif., visit the World War II Memorial on the Mall on Wednesday, though the memorials are technically closed because of an ongoing government shutdown. (Andrew Harnik/The Washington Times)