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Reviewed 1 week ago

Rusty. Someone needs to paint the structure. Kind of plain. I’m sure I’m missing something, but it wasn’t worth the stop.

Thank mjbmak
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Netherlands Carillon is a really cool piece of history that has been allowed to fall pray to the elements. A gift from the people of the Netherlands in thanks to the American people for liberating them from the Nazis during WWII, the carillon is...More

Thank JSTrip_77
Reviewed August 23, 2018 via mobile

We saw this on our way from the Marine Corps Memorial to Arlington National Cemetery. It was gifted to the US from the Netherlands for liberating them from the Nazis. It is an interesting building that goes along with a lot of the WWII Memorial’s.

Thank Chas M
Reviewed August 19, 2018

We took some guests, one of whom is a Marine Corps Vet to visit the Marine Corps memorial. I was familiar with the Carillion from previous visits but did not mention in advance. As we walked up towards the Monument the Carillion chimed and stopped...More

Thank William D
Reviewed July 27, 2018

When you leave Arlington on the North Marshall Drive side, you walk past this half way up the gently sloping hill path that leads to the Marine Corp Memorial. So it's worth pausing to have a look. It's a thank you to the US from...More

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Reviewed July 9, 2018

This was the 2nd year we visited here to watch the 4th of July fireworks over the Potomac. What a perfect spot.

Thank Jessica R
Reviewed June 25, 2018

We came across this as we were walking to the USMC memorial. Was nice and enjoyed reading about it but it looked like it could use a little sprucing up.

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Reviewed June 20, 2018

Gift from Netherlands to thank US for help during WWII Nazi occupation, but not very pretty. It doesn't seem to fit with the other beautiful memorials in Arlington.

Thank donnawood1262
Reviewed June 18, 2018

It is pretty and the kids enjoy the lions, but one cannot go up so viewing is just from the park area. Listen as around 6 pm, it plays.

Thank Peg W
Reviewed May 30, 2018

the bell tower concerts are a magical way to wile away a summer Friday evening. Bring a picnic to the broad lawn with its sweeping views of the city, Potomac River, Lincoln Memorial, Washington Monument and US Capitol.

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