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Vietnam Women's Memorial

5 Henry Bacon Dr NW, Washington DC, DC 20007
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Memorial to the women who served during the Vietnam War.
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  • Average7%
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5 Henry Bacon Dr NW, Washington DC, DC 20007
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Located not far from the Vietnam War memorial, you have to look for this memorial as it is hidden off the main track that leads folks through the Vietnam memorial. As with all war memorials this memorial elicits a number of emotions - sadness, pride...More

Thank Agamemon
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very well done. This is a great monument that is an exceptional addition to all of the marvelous monuments that already exist on the National Mall.

Thank Ebazinam
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is an addition to the Vietnam War Memorial since I last visited. It is a well deserved tribute to the women who have served.

Thank bsummerlin47
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

In the national mall beside the Vietnam veterans memorial, it is a pleasant area to sit and enjoy the park.

Thank pjmsimmons
Reviewed 16 May 2017

Situated 100 yards or so from the Vietnam Memorial War is this beautiful sculpture memorial. Easily missed, it is a must see area.

Thank RaezoR57
Reviewed 13 May 2017

Little known story of the nurses who served the Vietnam Soldiers receives a well deserved and well done tribute here.

Thank Linda M
Reviewed 12 May 2017

Nice smaller of the many memorials on the Mall,it is a shame that it isn't as big or prominent as the the main Vietnam memorial as I'm sure the role of women was just as important,but that's a decision for others,was nice to see and...More

Thank den-rick71
Reviewed 11 May 2017

At a time when women are being marginalized and discounted, it is important to remember the important roles they have played in the life of our country in war and peace. This memorial is a moving tribute.

Thank LakeGirl532
Reviewed 7 May 2017

It is always nice to see women being honored, this site was great for your imagination to interpret how you feel it means.

1  Thank then1019
Reviewed 3 May 2017

This is a very haunting memorial. It was beautiful seeing it after dark. It something everyone should see.

Thank 3MG1949
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