Memorials/Monuments in Washington, D.C.

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Memorials/Monuments in Washington, D.C.

Sights Overview
Name Category Location
 
District of Columbia War Memorial
Despite its location and age, visitors have often overlooked this...
Memorials / Monuments The Mall
 
Franklin Delano Roosevelt Memorial
This 7.5-acre memorial to the 32nd president includes waterfalls...
Memorials / Monuments The Mall
 
Korean War Veterans Memorial
This memorial to the 1.5 million United States men and women...
Memorials / Monuments The Mall
 
Lincoln Memorial
Many consider the Lincoln Memorial the most inspiring monument...
Memorials / Monuments The Mall
 
Martin Luther King Jr. National Memorial
A "King" now stands tall among the presidents on the National...
Memorials / Monuments The Mall
 
National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial
These 3-foot-high walls bear the names of approximately 20,000...
Memorials / Monuments Penn Quarter
 
National World War II Memorial
This symmetrically designed monument honors the 16 million Americans...
Memorials / Monuments The Mall
 
Pentagon Memorial
Washington's own "9/11 memorial" honors the 184 people who perished...
Memorials / Monuments Suburban Virginia
 
Thomas Jefferson Memorial
In the 1930s Congress decided that Thomas Jefferson deserved...
Memorials / Monuments The Mall
 
United States Air Force Memorial
Three stainless-steel, asymmetrical spires slice through the...
Memorials / Monuments Suburban Virginia
 
United States Navy Memorial
Although Pierre L'Enfant included a Navy Memorial in his plans...
Memorials / Monuments Downtown
 
Vietnam Veterans Memorial
"The Wall," as it's commonly called, is one of the most visited...
Memorials / Monuments The Mall
 
Washington Monument
This beloved landmark closed after a rare but powerful 2011 earthquake...
Memorials / Monuments The Mall
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