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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 yesterday via mobile

The Lincoln Memorial is the BEST!! I have loved going there since I was 12 years old!! The placement of Lincoln is great!! So appropriate and grandiose!! What a treat to take our foreign visitors there.

Thank Sunit G
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

A must see for anyone living in America - a memorial for one who was taken too soon by a senseless act

Thank Lisa K
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

What can you say about this great monument? I don't think you can go or should go to D.C. Without a visit to the Lincoln Monument and read the Gettysburg address and his second presidential address. All of these words are relevant for us today...More

Thank bgox2020
Reviewed yesterday

It is nice walk to to monument, and also viewed from it are nice. If you would take pictures of mall and Washington monument, best place is from right corner.

Thank Jirka M
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Fortunately I had been before when I was more mobile. My friends did go up and were wowed. Such a pity that the disabled elevator was out of use!

Thank Margaret61_12
Reviewed yesterday

Once you reach the top, it is awesome and inspirational If you are handicapped, the elevator is out of order so plan accordingly

Thank JTL07825
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

You cannot help but to be humbled by looking at President Lincoln's stone portraiture! There are several secrets imbedded in this monument ! Sign language of his hands. Mis-spelling of his 2nd inaugural address (Faith). MLK speech location for "I had a Dream ..." Gettysburg...More

Thank David R
Reviewed yesterday

Obviously this is a must see if you are in DC. It's very very crowded and it can be annoying with all the tourists taking stupid selfies or seating on the stairs without any respect for the monument.

Thank Gillou G
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Very nice tribute to Lincoln, and the crowds are very tolerable (coming from someone who isn't a fan of big crowds) go at night, around 8:30-9, I would say it's the best time to see it, and also the reflecting pool right near it. The...More

Thank ASL_Secretary14
Reviewed yesterday

Another of Washington's "must sees". Fans of "Honest Abe" will love it and find plenty of "photo ops".

Thank Passepartout_888
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Michael P
is this attraction service dog friendly ?
June 25, 2017|
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Response from kcslatts | Reviewed this property |
BTW, John G who answered earlier is referring to the Washington Monument, which is indeed closed. The Lincoln Memorial is open
Angela W
Do you need a ticket to see this?
January 24, 2017|
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Response from GHSAlberta | Reviewed this property |
No ticket is needed