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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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“awe inspiring” (740 reviews)
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2 Lincoln Memorial Cir NW, Washington DC, DC 20037
(202) 426-6841
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Reviewed yesterday

This monument is breathtaking at night when it is lit up. There are lots of stairs. great picture opportunity that overlooks the mall and you can see across to the other side. There are lots of people though especially during the holidays and you won't...More

Thank rsocha88
Reviewed yesterday

So Big, So Impressive. If you visit during a hot day I would suggest visiting the monuments in late afternoon after the sun is going down and visit the museums during the day in the air conditioning. Also check the weather before you go--I brought...More

Thank Kathy D
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Walked from the Capitol Building all the way along the Mall towards the Lincoln Memorial - beautiful (but carry a drink as shops can be difficult to come across at certain times of the day). Lots of people visiting so you do have to wait...More

Thank ME94N
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This memorial is impressive but it’s also a mice place to just sit, relax and enjoy the fantastic views.

Thank Georgine L
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We opted to view the Lincoln Memorial at night. Still a bit crowded but worth fighting the crowds to see. Awe inspiring, to say the least. Cab ride there from Capitol Hill area was about $12. Planning to view in the daytime next week and...More

Thank UNLVLawRebel
Reviewed 2 days ago

The place is very moving and has great quotes engraved on the walls. the view to the east toward the washington monument and the reflecting pools is fabulous.

Thank Misterjag
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The memorial itself is a classic . The bathrooms are like a bomb went off . Dirty, doors torn off on the stalls . Not acceptable - people come from all over to see this and it is appaling . We then wanted to see...More

Thank flrman
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

It's hard to describe the grandeur of this entire scene when visited for the first time, since so much history took place to make it happen, and so much history happened here during the past 60 years. You can't see Lincoln and read his worlds...More

Thank Charles M
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

It's history that is so beautifully reflective and surrounded with great views . Stand where Martin Luther King Jr stood and even Forest Gump!

Thank GoalieDad26
Reviewed 2 days ago

Try to rent City Cycles and visit all the places, all are very closeby the HILL. Also try the fancy snapchat filters

Thank Nikhil V
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July 17, 2017|
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Response from Pam100127 | Reviewed this property |
We ordered an Uber and it came within 30 seconds.
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July 13, 2017|
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Response from ms0631 | Reviewed this property |
you can park on any streets around the memorial area, regular street parking, but read the signs, they can get quite confusing.
July 10, 2017|
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Response from mike30309 | Reviewed this property |
Ok you are going to DC to see the Nations Capitol! It will cost more to stay at some place you dont like. Save the money from transportation and stay in the district take Uber or walk. or rent a bikes, there are some nice... More