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Lincoln Memorial

2 Lincoln Memorial Cir NW, Washington DC, DC 20037
(202) 426-6841
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“reflecting pool” (3,072 reviews)
“awe inspiring” (670 reviews)
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2 Lincoln Memorial Cir NW, Washington DC, DC 20037
(202) 426-6841
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Reviewed yesterday

The Lincoln Memorial is a must see stop while in DC. From the inspirational words to the grand architecture, this memorial is always breathtaking.

Thank Cfetzer2
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Must stop when in Washington. We went in the evening hoping for less crowds and to avoid the heat. There were still a lot of crowds (visited in summer). Small gift shop open until 9 pm. There are restrooms on lower level, but smell of...More

Thank Dawn K
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Wow! This was my favorite. Amazing. Make sure to look for "hidden face" on the back of Lincoln's head.

Thank GFTraveling
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

While it's awesome during the day, the monument is amazing at night! It's just stunning!!' Even with the crowds it's worth waiting for the perfect pic. Great view of the other monuments down the mall too!

Thank nestingdoll
Reviewed yesterday

The Lincoln Memorial is impressive! The view down the Mall is amazing. It is also always crowded so be prepared. A must see in D.C.

Thank volsgirl5
Reviewed yesterday

This is simply awe inspiring. To actually see it close up, and to walk those many steps, was truly an unforgettable experience. Could have spent all day just in contemplation, just plan on walking. There is a "Big Bus", Double Decker that will take you...More

Thank alanjtoncray
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Great day time and twilight viewing. Should remind children of the respectful behavior at these sites

Thank Therese Z
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

My family was blown away at this monument- a magnificent building and very impressive statue. Go at night or sunset. We walked down to the WWII memorial as the sun set and Mr Lincoln lit up in the distance across the reflective pool.

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I was their with my mom and it was still awesome. Just be careful because there are a lot of ways to get hurt

Thank Sofia R
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

A magnificent monument for a special man and time in history. I appreciated the lift from the outside up into the building and it appeared to be in full time use by many others with disabilities or children in strollers

Thank AuntG73
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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