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Lincoln Memorial

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2 Lincoln Memorial Cir NW, Washington DC, DC 20037
(202) 426-6841
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2 Lincoln Memorial Cir NW, Washington DC, DC 20037
(202) 426-6841
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Reviewed today

Wonderful to read about this amazing man. Great place to visit! Good views from the memorial to the Capital and National Mall.

Thank Anonymous A
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

A short winters walk from our AKA Hotel accomodation found our family realising just why Americans hold Abraham Lincoln in such high regard. This memorials sheer marble size attests to the enormity of Lincoln’s influence on the formative American democracy. Columns befitting ancient Greek Gods...More

Thank NTG56
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

You cannot visit this city without seeing Lincoln, sadly it’s mega busy day or night but it’s still a special place to visit

Thank stephenfZ5327OO
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

A must-see on any visit to DC. A very solemn and awe inspiring monument. So much history here. Particularly lovely at night. Parking is problematic. You may need to walk in from a distance.

Thank kfitz00
Reviewed yesterday

the size and eloquence is immediately intimidating but is very nice. this is just a walk up exhibit at one end of the national mall. a good way to idle away some time.

Thank defazeo f
Reviewed yesterday

The memorial is beautifully done but the view from there is breathtaking. You see the reflective pool,the capitol, the world war two memorial, and the George Washington monument.

Thank Bellarosso16
Reviewed 2 days ago

This is my go to first stop for site seeing when friends visit. Spring, summer, fall or winter, the view at night is particularly majestic. Take your time and stroll through the Vietnam memorial and let the evening encourage you to be extra reflective. Do...More

Thank MelissaPeery
Reviewed 2 days ago

This was a stop on the hop on/off bus. It is really a sight to see and I would recommend everyone going to see this. The writing on both sides of this memorial is two of Abraham Lincolns most famous speeches. From far away he...More

Thank Janine1926
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

My 13 year old son loved the memorial. I didn't think he would like it but once we got there he really got in to it. We walked back n forth in front of him to see Lincoln's eyes follow us. He even said now...More

Thank momofRJ
Reviewed 2 days ago

What can one say to add to the countless excellent reviews already on this forum. I can't imagine a tourist visit to Washington DC without visiting the Lincoln Memorial. It is beautiful and leaves in you in awe. For me, it was one of those...More

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Sally G
November 17, 2017|
Response from Carol M | Reviewed this property |
The memorial is an outdoor memorial. Thus, you may visit the Lincoln Memorial 24 hours a day 365 days a years. Rangers are on duty to answer questions from 9:30 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.
Sally G
November 17, 2017|
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Response from 1Coolrunner | Reviewed this property |
Memorial is open 24-7 but gift shop and restrooms are normal business hours I think
July 17, 2017|
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Response from Pam100127 | Reviewed this property |
We ordered an Uber and it came within 30 seconds.