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  • Time Required: 02:00 Hrs
  • Timing: 24-hrs


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    Address: 2 Lincoln Memorial Cir NW, Washington, DC 20037, United States Show on map

About Lincoln Memorial, Washington D. C.

The gigantic stone Statue of Abraham Lincoln sitting on a seat is a beautiful monument to visit in Washington D.C. The lovely statue of the beloved president is an imposing sight to see.

The facade of the building is made up of Corinthian columns and within it sits the figure of Lincoln. There is a very serene expression on his face. The monument is simple and yet very impressive. Overlooking a beautiful pond and surrounded by trees, the place is certainly a delight for the eyes.

The place is also historically very important. The famous speech presented by Martin Luther King Juniorcalled “I have a Dream” had this famous monument as its historic backdrop.

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Lincoln Memorial Information

  • Hours: From 9:30 am to 11:30 pm, rangers are on duty in case you want to ask questions about the monument.

How To Get To Lincoln Memorial by Public Transport

  • Lincoln Memorial Cir NW

Restaurants Near Lincoln Memorial

  • Sizzing Express
  • F Street Bistro
  • Roti Mediterranean Grill

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  • This was my last stop of my trip and well worth it. This was just amazing to see in person and way bigger than you would think. It's quite the hike up the stairs too and one of the busiest locations I visited.

  • Very majestic and well kept monument. Been there during summer and winter, and it's always crowded. Growing up in Cuba , I always thought the marble statue of Lincoln was bigger... Not disappointed, but surprised. A must-see spot if you're ever in Washington D.C.

  • Excellent place to visit and be sure to bring the kids. We had such a blast here in 2004 and have been back several times over the years. My last visit was a few months ago and took a spectacular picture across the reflecting pool. Winter time has the reflecting pool usually drained so be warned.

  • Beautiful. When there are a lot of people around, it's really packed and busy and not as quiet, although the signs ask you to be quiet. The view from the steps of the reflecting pool and Washington Monument is awesome. It's also amazing to go during a quiet time and just walk around in the big hall.

  • Worth Visiting This is worth visiting if one is in D.C. But a memorial is a memorial. It doesn't provide interaction or much depth. So if you set your expectations as that, you won't be disappointed that it's just a large structure. It's very touristy so expect crowds.

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