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1750 Independence Ave. SW, Near 7th St. & Independence Ave. SW, Washington DC, DC 20024
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Lovely memorial that one should see when in the city. This may be my favorite of the monuments...very awe-inspiring.

Thank SuziQinTexas
Reviewed yesterday

Very striking Memorial and visually interesting. It is located at the east end of the reflection pool facing the Lincoln Memorial.

Thank luckyus1949
Reviewed yesterday

Went during Cherry Blossom Festival, and though it was cold this memorial was beautifl and inspiring.

Thank toby l
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Nice walking around solo or with some friends, during spring, with the cherry bloom is absolutely pretty, even in winter is a nice walk, near other monuments where you can go all by feet, nice atmosphere even though is a sad moment of your trip.

Thank Melissa L
Reviewed 3 days ago

What a beautiful and meaningful memorial, honoring all participants of WWII...I wish my Dad had lived long enough to visit

Thank 398barbarar
Reviewed 3 days ago

Fun to look for the memorial with your home states name on it. Lots of fountains and water. Great place to relax and take a break. Close to the Monument.

Thank susang1262017
Reviewed 3 days ago

Main purpose of my trip (father WWII KIA, stepfather WWII POW) & worth the visit. Seeing & talking to Vets gratifing & emotional. Only sour note - a few young couples with toddlers putting the little ones in the pool.

Thank PAtraveler6509
Reviewed 3 days ago

Well designed memorial that if you take a moment to read and view the pieces of the memorial it will make you grateful for the men and women who died to protect our freedom. Feet in the water is ok, wading is disrespectful. Signs are...More

Thank rachelsgma
Reviewed 3 days ago

An impressive monument but lacking the emotional impact of some of the other war memorials. But it's very central so you are bound to see it, so why not stop by?

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The WW 2 Memorial is a work of art. It's a great place to get a photo of Washington monument. The water fountain and the elegantly designed towers give tribute to the soldiers who gave their lives in the Pacific and Atlantic Oceans as well...More

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17 December 2017|
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Response from jmiranda2017 | Reviewed this property |
The "Washington DC National Mall, Monuments and Memorials Walking Guide (Washington DC City Walking Guide Series) Kindle Edition" is a decent download for just $3.99. You may want to give it a try.
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13 November 2017|
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Response from Debbie S | Reviewed this property |
It's open all the time.
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28 April 2017|
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Response from danrmj | Reviewed this property |
Depends on how much you or the teens are interested in WW II. You may spend 5 minutes or half an hour; totally up to you Like others have said it's outdoors between the Washington Monument and the Lincoln Memorial and also... More