It's about nine-tenths as big as The Lincoln Memorial Reflecting Pool.
In other words, 2.80 hectares is 0.8890 times the size of The Lincoln Memorial Reflecting Pool, and the size of The Lincoln Memorial Reflecting Pool is 1.120 times that amount.(Washington, D.C.) (pool surface area)
The Lincoln Memorial Reflecting Pool has a water surface area of 3.150 hectares. The Pool has a sloping bottom and extends to 80 cm (30 in) in depth at its center.
It's about one-and-three-fifths times as big as The Kennedy Center.
In other words, the size of The Kennedy Center is 0.630 times 2.80 hectares.(a.k.a. John F. Kennedy Memorial Center for the Performing Arts) (Washington, DC)
Hosting over 2,000 performances and nearly two million audience members annually — including events and guests for presidential inaugurations and galas — the Kennedy Center is approximately 1.70 hectares in total area.
It's about one-and-seven-tenths times as big as The Biltmore Estate.
In other words, 2.80 hectares is 1.720 times the size of The Biltmore Estate, and the size of The Biltmore Estate is 0.5810 times that amount.(Asheville, North Carolina) (house only)
The main house of Biltmore Estate covers 1.630 hectares and contains 250 rooms. The fifty-six auxiliary buildings of the estate are interconnected through the nearly 71 km of roads on the Biltmore grounds.
It's about three-fifths as big as a Polo field.
In other words, 2.80 hectares is 0.5581286880 times the size of a Polo field, and the size of a Polo field is 1.791701490 times that amount.(for field polo) (United States Polo Association rules; unboarded side maximum)
An outdoor polo field must measure 274.32 m in length and 146.304 m to in width for a total playing area of up to 5.01676416 hectares. Polo traces its origins to an Iranian (then Persian) war game from the 5th Century, which was played with as many as 100 players per side.
It's about half as big as Windsor Castle.
In other words, 2.80 hectares is 0.530 times the size of Windsor Castle, and the size of Windsor Castle is 1.90 times that amount.(Windsor, England) (total site area)
One of the official residences of the British monarch, Windsor Castle measures about 5.30 hectares. It is the largest inhabited castle in the world and is also the oldest in continuous use, having been occupied since it was built by William the Conqueror about 900 years ago.
It's about one-and-nine-tenths times as big as The Great Banyan Tree.
In other words, 2.80 hectares is 1.940 times the size of The Great Banyan Tree, and the size of The Great Banyan Tree is 0.5150 times that amount.(a.k.a. The Great Banyan, a.k.a. Ficus benghalensis) (Acharya Jagadish Chandra Bose Indian Botanic Garden, Howrah, West Bengal, India)
The Great Banyan Tree is a single tree in the Indian Botanic Garden in West Bengal with aerial roots covering a total area of about 1.440 hectares. While its exact age is unknown, the tree has been noted in guidebooks for over 200 years.
It's about one-third as big as Buckingham Palace.
In other words, the size of Buckingham Palace is 2.80 times 2.80 hectares.(a.k.a. Buckingham House) (Westminster, London, England)
Buckingham Palace, the official residence of the British monarch, contains about 7.70 hectares of total floor space. The palace was first inhabited by Queen Victoria in 1831, although after the death of her husband in 1861, the Queen endeavored to spend as little time there as public opinion would allow.