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Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial

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Address: 1964 Independence Ave, SW, The National Mall, Washington DC, DC 20024
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So moving. Amazing quotes.

Beautiful memorial, and very moving. I think it would be a great spot to hit for teens, and older kids.

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 5, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015 NEW

Beautiful memorial, and very moving. I think it would be a great spot to hit for teens, and older kids.

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New York City, New York
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015 NEW

This memorial is a real tribute to MLK. It is tastefully done and the walk down to the memorial speaks to the life and message of MLK.

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Hershey, Pennsylvania
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015 NEW

We visited DC on a family trip. (My son is 11.) This was our first visit to this monument. It is out of the way, but worth every step! You must visit in person to feel the enormity of the monument and MLK's accomplishments.

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Porth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015 NEW

We visited this memorial at the end of a 9 hour tour of the city and were very tired ,but this was well worth the effort. a clean memorial but the words etched in the stone meant a lot. Good for all

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Toronto, Ontario, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015 NEW

Of all the things we visited in Washington I think this was the most moving. Try going at night when its lit up. Absolutely breathtaking

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015 NEW

A fine tribute to a Great Man. I felt serene at this Memorial. Wonderful quotations of Martin Luther King Jnr are placed on the wall surrounding the huge statue.

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Louisburg, Kansas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015 NEW

Not to be missed. Thought it well done. Saw it on a night tour. Would love to go back again for a day tour.

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Somers, Connecticut
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015 NEW

Great memorial. Read all his quotes! Very nicely done. If you get a picture by his statue, you realize how figuratively and literally small you are against him. A great memorial honoring a great American!

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Deer Park, Illinois
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015 NEW

I liked how they took a section out of the wall and created the Martin Luther King statue. It was in a great place along the pond.

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West Chicago, Illinois
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015 NEW

This was awesome! It was really cool to see the new memorial--beautiful view of the Jefferson memorial as well. Worth making the trip to see it.

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Address: Address: 1964 Independence Ave, SW, The National Mall, Washington DC, DC 20024
Location: United States  >  District of Columbia (DC)  >  Washington DC>  > National Mall

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