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National World War II Memorial

1750 Independence Ave. SW, Near 7th St. & Independence Ave. SW, Washington DC, DC 20024
+1 202-426-6841
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1750 Independence Ave. SW, Near 7th St. & Independence Ave. SW, Washington DC, DC 20024
National Mall
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+1 202-426-6841
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Reviewed yesterday

Be there is good to see all of that monuments related with war and history of world. To get respect to freedom

Thank Damian00
Reviewed yesterday

After visiting the Lincoln Memorial and walking by the reflecting pool, we found ourselves in this memorial honoring the sacrifice and commitment of the Americans who served during World War II. You will discover a beautiful fountain surrounded by 56 pillars, each one with the...More

Thank Travelcooking
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This is a very well constructed monument providing an informative visit detailing the lives lost in World War II and providing a fitting memorial to those who gave their lives

Thank Von1956
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The WWII Memorial is another fantastic reminder of the sacrifices underlying our war torn past. The scenery is beautiful and it’s a good place for all ages.

Thank Bowmanator22
Reviewed 3 days ago

This memorial is a must-see for anyone visiting the National Mall area in DC. It so easy to get to and is right across from the Washington Monument. Visiting this memorial at night is even more impressive than during the day. With the lights on...More

Thank jesselodge
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

My father in law served in the army and we wanted to go and honor his memory. This is a powerful memorial which is stunning and quite magnificent! The statuary and fountain is well worth witnessing. The memorial honors the WW II veterans are really...More

Thank gallerygirl09
Reviewed 3 days ago

We loved looking at this beautiful memorial. It is nicely done, very detailed, and clean. There are plenty of places to sit around the area and view up close or further away. Plan on taking about 1/2 hour visiting this location. There are several details...More

Thank PrincessLaundry
Reviewed 3 days ago

It is important to all honor all those who serve our country. The design is impactful. Good location by the reflecting pool past the Korean and Vietnam memorials.

Thank rimaSC
Reviewed 4 days ago

This was one of my favorite places to visit in Washington, DC. I architecture is amazing. The view of the Washington Monument and Lincoln Memorial and breathtaking from this sight.

Thank Paradice06
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This was our first visit here. It is beautiful and a good walk to talk with kids about history and those that have worked hard and given their lives for freedom. The Memorial is beautiful and pays tribute to both theaters of the war and...More

Thank The_Gallagher_4
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Sally G
13 November 2017|
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Response from MissW55 | Reviewed this property |
visit any time
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Wilson K
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
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xmajorette
25 May 2016|
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Response from Bigskip66 | Reviewed this property |
I believe there is, when i visited there was a lot of visitors in wheel chairs, and good disabled access to the memorial. The veterans in question had come by coach, but i am sure there was car parking there as well.
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