Wonderful! Worth the walk up the steps. This is a must on the tourist list. And surprisingly peaceful, even though plenty of people around
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Had always wanted to go see this! It was even larger than I could have imagined. The Lincoln Memorial is so beautiful, and is definitely worth stopping at. Especially since everything worth sight-seeing in D.C is relatively close to each-other. The only thing to be...More
Must visit historical site up the stairs to the great Lincoln statue. Stand out right at the spot of Martin Luther King Jr.'s 'I have a dream' and look across to admire the beautiful view towards the Washington Monument with the reflecting pool.
All I can tell you is that if you visit DC and you do not visit this memorial, you are missing out. Just plan to see and experience it.
Many moons ago ( always wanted to use that one) we lived/worked in Baltimore, Maryland, 15 minutes away ("Beltway Life"-the lovely Baltimoreans will know what I mean... ) on i95 to downtown DC. See DC it to believe it! Never mind the ancient remains of...More
Always nice to see such an statue and architectual site. The text on the walls are interesting. You can walk around and don't have to spend a lot of time
Definitely worth visiting. However, it is better to choose a quieter time of the day as the place is swarming with people. Most are tourists with no clue about the sanctity of the place. And then there was the selfie crowd who were making funny...More
Coming here was kind of surreal for me. I have always wanted to visit DC and this is one of those iconic things that you see in your minds eye when you think about DC. So to come here and stand in Lincoln's shadow was...More