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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” (3,091 reviews)
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2 Lincoln Memorial Cir NW, Washington DC, DC 20037
(202) 426-6841
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Thoroughly enjoyed seeing Mr. Lincoln, my favorite of US Presidents this evening. His leadership was pivotal in keeping our country together and for promoting the cessation of slavery.

Thank Jeff M
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

It was a very hot day so resorted to carrying an umbrella to get shade. The memorial is really awesome and huge! Great place to visit and wander around or take a picnic.

Thank Kathy W
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Looks amazing, especially towards evening. I have never been during the day, but breath taking view, since you are by the reflecting pool and Washington monument.

Thank Beth B
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This is a stunning monument, not just because of its sheer size but also because of its magnificent setting and the views it offers. We visited around 8am and it was quiet. We managed to get several photos with no other people present. There's a...More

Thank Telgip
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

See it at night & day to He get awesome pictures. Everyone loves the Lincoln memorial. Walk around the back & get good pics.

Thank up2u2c
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Go and see this. Please. We pulled up, and quite honestly, it genuinely overwhelmed me. It's truly moving to see President Lincoln looking out across the reflecting pool. It's a place to look at in awe, a place to reflect, even a place just to...More

Thank Holly K
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This is one you must see! Seeing it at night is amazing! I was surprised at how big it is. Seeing on TV does not do it justice.

Thank MirandaBone10
Reviewed yesterday

How can you not be impressed by an Abe Lincoln who is tall and grave, who looks out on the Capitol Building and the Washington Monument and the Reflecting Pool and the National Mall. Standing there, you feel a part of history. Be sure to...More

Thank JAT-DC
Reviewed yesterday

I know it's just a statue, but it was so memorable for my kids. It just felt so....patriotic. It really sets the mood for the rest of the sightseeing.

Thank Scott D
Reviewed yesterday

This is an iconic image of Washington and it does not disappoint. The statue itself is huge and it is very easy to access. There is no entrance fee. You will encounter lots of visitors wishing to see the monument and to take photos but...More

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Response from Pam100127 | Reviewed this property |
We ordered an Uber and it came within 30 seconds.
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Response from Peggy H | Reviewed this property |
We walked from our hotel to avoid the problem.
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Response from Carol P | Reviewed this property |
We stayed at the St. Gregory Suites On M and 21st. It had 2 doubles and a pull out couch which was great for the four of us. It is a little tired but reasonably priced. Location was great - near George town. And if you... More