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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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“reflecting pool” (3,119 reviews)
“awe inspiring” (752 reviews)
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2 Lincoln Memorial Cir NW, Washington DC, DC 20037
(202) 426-6841
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Reviewed today via mobile

This monument was on my bucket list of things to see. Loved it. Imposing. Beautiful. Not too crowded.

Thank EdwardsAus
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

You can easily see several monuments within a short walk. There are restrooms at the location and a concessions stand/cafe a short walk away.

Thank Kevin O
Reviewed yesterday

Located on the National Mall the monument of Lincoln beacons visitors to climb the steps, read the inscriptions and enjoy his view of the reflection pool and the Washington Monument. Even the Capitol is in view. I was able to find metered parking every time...More

Thank Marybelle231
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

An inspiring monument to an inspiring man. In a beautiful space eith the reflecting pool between it and the Washington Monument and surrounded by green space. At the bottom is an area which honours his contributions with significant quotes; as well as providing a brief...More

Thank Peterk9999
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Sat and watched the world go by next to Abe. Great view of the Washington Monument and Capitol hill. Go there and chill out. Best attraction in DC

Thank Roberto A
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Definitely everything I hoped it would be , coming to Washington and not seeing the Lincoln Memorial would be a crime

Thank Beckmoo
Reviewed yesterday

Inspiring memorial. The scale you see in photos and movies doesn't do it justice. This is a great start or finish for a trip around the National Mall that should also include the Vietnam Memorial, WW II Memorial, Washington Monument, and other nearby attractions. If...More

Thank Guthrie T
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

A great monument to a great man. Fine view to the Capitol. Aggressive birds at the nearby refreshment booth.

Thank nankipu
Reviewed yesterday

If you walk round all these areas it will exhaust you take the circular bus. The Vietnam is close by. There are limited places to eat around here and they are all the same.

Thank Carnalbanagh
Reviewed yesterday

Like many of the Washington, DC monuments, I’ve seen them on TV, but the in-person experience is so much more. Of course there is the stunning view of the entire National Mall once you reach the top of the grand staircase. However, standing before Lincoln...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 BWOver | Reviewed this property |
It’s open air so unless there’s a security issue it should be open
July 17, 2017|
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Response from Pam100127 | Reviewed this property |
We ordered an Uber and it came within 30 seconds.