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National World War II Memorial

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Address: 17th Street NW, between Constitution and Independence Avenues, Washington DC, DC 20006
Phone Number: 202-426-6841
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War Memorial a must for History boffs

This tribute to the heroes of World War II is a Memorial worth visiting. It is a lasting tribute to all involved in this war.

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 4, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015 NEW

This tribute to the heroes of World War II is a Memorial worth visiting. It is a lasting tribute to all involved in this war.

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Tucson, Arizona
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015 NEW

I was in DC for business and I decided to go see the sites. I parked and walked the mall area, went to just about every attraction you can go to there. It was a beautiful monument for our Veterans. I walked through all the military tributes spending 8 years in the Army myself I enjoy seeing my brothers in... More 

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Pahrump, Nevada, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015 NEW

This was a great memorial that I thoroughly enjoyed seeing. Take your time and look at everything carefully.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015 NEW

This is a beautiful monument, but unlike the Korean War Memorial or the Vietnam Memorial, you wouldn't really get what it's about from looking at it. It misses the gravity of the other war memorials in exchange I think for being pretty.

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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

Very beautiful memorial. If you are American, find the state you are from and take a picture under its column!

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Jackson, Miss.
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015 NEW

The last time I visited DC, there were renovations ongoing at this memorial. And the fountains weren't playing. Now that the renovations are complete, and the water element has returned to the memorial, I can say that it's breathtaking. I loved finding my state represented, and this memorial offers wonderful views of the Washington Monument as well. A beautiful tribute... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015 NEW

This is a very thought provoking memorial. Well worth a visit. It is good to remember that we are here and enjoy the freedoms we do for those who fought and died for us.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015 NEW

This memorial is very open and with fountains. It represents all the states and the provinces of the US. I found it to be awesome, especially at night.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015 NEW

A very nice design to give visitors some history of WW II. The sound of the fountain gives visitor a sense of peace and quiet even though the place is quite busy because it is situated at the middle of the National Mall with 17th street next to it.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015 NEW

A true monument to those who fought so valiantly to wrest the axis to submission. This was a long time in coming, but there are many honor flights that show the survivors that their nation cares.

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Address: Address: 17th Street NW, between Constitution and Independence Avenues, Washington DC, DC 20006
Phone Number: 202-426-6841
Location: United States  >  District of Columbia (DC)  >  Washington DC>  > National Mall

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