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Vietnam Veterans Memorial

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Address: 5 Henry Bacon Dr NW, Washington DC, DC 20242
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Emotionally stirring memorial pays tribute to the men and women who served...

Emotionally stirring memorial pays tribute to the men and women who served in one of America's most controversial wars.

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Thoughtfully designed tribute.

Located just near the Lincoln Monument and the Korean War Memorial, this beautifully designed tribute to those who died in the Vietnam War is very moving. Take your time here.

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Perth, Australia
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62 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Located just near the Lincoln Monument and the Korean War Memorial, this beautifully designed tribute to those who died in the Vietnam War is very moving. Take your time here.

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Silver Point, Tennessee
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Generally too crowded like other memorials on the mall. My best visit was late at night in the winter--no galloping school tour groups or T-shirt salesmen. Just me and the guys who didn't come home.

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Auw, Switzerland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

The design though used to be unique when it was build. There is another statue next to the main memorial representing three soldiers of different race. This was also the first time in US history that non-white man received a memorial. The number of names listed here is shocking and reminds us all that war is something you should avoid... More 

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Ottawa
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

A long wall of names of lives lost and a very somber, emotional walk. There are volunteers who help you find a name as well as a few spots where they have books of names.

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

This beautifully designed monument is a must see even if you are too young to have witnessed the war.it is easily accessible from the D.C. Mall.

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Melbourne, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Very thoughtful area in the heart of DC. We overheard an old war vet who couldn't help but bring you to tears just at the thought of what he had gone through.

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Cottage Grove, Wisconsin
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This is a very "moving" experience in that this was a very controversial war. More than likely you personally know or know another family who has a name etched there. If you are visiting the Lincoln Memorial then take a short walk to the Wall.

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Manitoba
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Located in a nice calm corner spot enroute to Lincoln memorial and very lifelike and real. Makes you stop and think of all the sacrifices made.

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Destin, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Beautiful outdoor memorial that provides a touching tribute to those who served during the Vietnam War.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

The memorial which is located near Lincoln memorial has a good park area with some nice statues depicting soldiers and heroes during the vietnam war as well as a memorial wall with the names of vietnam vets engraved

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