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Lincoln Memorial

2 Lincoln Memorial Cir NW, Washington DC, DC 20037
(202) 426-6841
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2 Lincoln Memorial Cir NW, Washington DC, DC 20037
(202) 426-6841
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

When you have only seen photos in textbooks the real thing is absolutely amazing. It is unbelievable the stature of how large and detailed the sculpture is. Truly a magnificent work of art. A definite must see. We went at night with the shining lights...More

Thank Akma4
Reviewed yesterday

Not sure why the Americans feel that they need to make their presidents into gods? I found this a bit weird as with other monuments to presidents.all this neo classical architecture left me a bit bemused with the new empire. He did many great things...More

Thank goldenroadpilgrim
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The Lincoln Memorial is an inspiring, uplifting memorial. Lincoln's speeches are displayed on the walls within the memorial in larger than life words. Don't miss the plaque indicating where Martin Luther King stood to present his I Have a Dream speech.

Reviewed yesterday

Great place to visit in the evening. Wonderful view of monuments and capital from the stairs. Short walk from main street parking

Thank steven w
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Very impressive memorial, take more than a moment to take everything in, and appreciate the memorial and its significance.

Thank Roadrunner2772
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Have seen pictures but really had no idea the statue & structure were that big. A solemn experience. Not as crowed as I expected.

Thank pattischmidt
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Very nice. Bigger than I thought but a must see on your trip to the national mall. Great view of reflection pool from there

Thank staceypremo
Reviewed yesterday

Not only the statue of Lincoln and its hand is impressively accurate and touching, but this is also the place where you can stand on the same steps Martir Luther King gave his "I have a dream" speach. A must see!

Thank MarkkuPassi
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This Lincoln memorial is a must see in Washington D.C.! At the top there is an amazing view of the Washington Monument. If you are going to see it go at night or in the morning. WARNING: there are lots of stairs Overall this is...More

Thank ben777cunningham
Reviewed yesterday

A DC "must visit". A little crowded but still a nice experience. I recommend a hop-on/hop-off tour bus to see the memorials.

Thank btaj4
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Michael P
is this attraction service dog friendly ?
25 June 2017|
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Response from kcslatts | Reviewed this property |
BTW, John G who answered earlier is referring to the Washington Monument, which is indeed closed. The Lincoln Memorial is open
Angela W
Do you need a ticket to see this?
25 January 2017|
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Response from GHSAlberta | Reviewed this property |
No ticket is needed