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Thoughtful tribute to Ghandi

This tasteful, elegant statue of Mahatma Ghandi is in a small triangular Park bounded by 21st St, Q... read more

Reviewed 27 May 2018
Charlotte, North Carolina
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Thoughtful Statue

This statue sits in a small park. It’s amazing how there are so many monuments/tourist sites all... read more

Reviewed 11 October 2017
Victoria, Canada
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2100-2120 Q St NW, Washington, DC, Q & 21st Street NW, Washington DC, DC 20050
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Reviewed 27 May 2018 via mobile

This tasteful, elegant statue of Mahatma Ghandi is in a small triangular Park bounded by 21st St, Q St and Massachusetts Ave. Just a short walk from Dupont Circle. The statue seems to be a little bigger than life size and is surrounded by a...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

This statue sits in a small park. It’s amazing how there are so many monuments/tourist sites all over the district. I didn’t take any photos, but sat and thought of Gandhi’s quotes and work. It was very busy and it was odd to see so...More

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank ProfAragon
Reviewed 1 September 2017

The statue is a tribute to Gandhi's work and inspirational method of fight. It is located at a small park in front of the Embassy of India (Chancery). It is one of many statues of world heroes in the Embassy Row area. A nice statue...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Prawet J
Reviewed 23 June 2017 via mobile

Unlike most D.C. Statues which are men on horses, this beautiful statue represents a hero. It shows a humble man garbed as he was known in fabric he himself wove. Walk all around it to read all the inscriptions. In front of the Indian Embassy.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank susanaquerida
Reviewed 17 October 2016

This is a beautiful statue situated right in the heart of a busy area. It is a lovely respite from the hustle and bustle of everyday life. Sit at the base of the statue and contemplate the world. Read the quotes. Then go out and...More

Date of experience: October 2016
1  Thank PriusGirlVA
Reviewed 6 June 2016

There are quite a few monuments scattered around the Dupont Circle neighbourhood including the Mahatma Gandhi Memorial situated in the small green space found at the intersection of Q. St. NW, Massachusetts NW. and 21st Street., just in front of the India Embassy. This is...More

Date of experience: May 2016
1  Thank BradJill
Reviewed 22 July 2015

This is an awesome statue right across the street from the Indian Embassy. It is very interesting and looks so realistic. It gives a nice little bit of information about him in a small, but nicely maintained park.

Date of experience: July 2015
Thank Kyle F
Reviewed 9 June 2015

I felt so happy to discover this statue quite by accident as I walked on the streets close to my hotel near Dupont Circle! It is a really well crafted statue of the great leader who has inspired millions all around the globe. As an...More

Date of experience: April 2015
1  Thank Sarina14
Reviewed 25 April 2015

As my husband and I were walking along Massachusetts Avenue and taking in the interesting architecture styles of the embassy mansions, we were taken aback when we came across Ghandi's statue in the middle of the boulevard. He's depicted in realistic clothing he wore while...More

Date of experience: April 2015
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