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District of Columbia War Memorial

National Mall, Washington DC, DC
+1 202-426-6841
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  • Average30%
  • Poor2%
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National Mall, Washington DC, DC
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1 - 10 of 96 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I've known about this monument for many years, having walked past it many times on my way to the Frisbee fields on the mall. Quite interesting to see it's been around since the 1930's and was dedicated by Herbert Hoover. Commemorates Washington DC dead from...More

Thank Mark L
Reviewed 7 September 2017

went to a wedding here in June 2017. It was very serene and DC - feeling. This is further afield than the other monuments and the "main drag," so it's nice. Surrounded by lots of grass and shade. With all DC National Mall sites though,...More

Thank 305KMD
Reviewed 26 August 2017

Although this memorial is significant to all people everywhere, I am sure the it holds special significance to all Americans to to all those who lost loved ones. I consider it a privilege to have visited it.

Thank alexandrina55
Reviewed 14 August 2017

It's been restored over the past 10 years, it's a nice little memorial for those from DC who fought in WWI

1  Thank JimDeBerry
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Maybe it's because I don't fully understand what the memorial symbolizes, but while this is a nice memorial and all, I always found it to be overshadowed by the other memorials. It's not boring mind you, but it just seems to be one that seems...More

Thank arjuny1210
Reviewed 17 July 2017

Our daughter rented this site for two hours for $90, and it was the ideal place for a wedding on a July summer day. We lucked out with the weather, in that we had low humidity and a breeze on a mid-80s day. But even...More

Thank quiinc
Reviewed 3 July 2017

A very attractive memorial but sadly stuck in the midst of much larger and more significant memorials it can be lost in the crowd.

2  Thank WJP2-1776
Reviewed 1 July 2017

This small memorial serves as a nice reminder of the sacrifice of many in Washington, D.C. during World War I. If you enjoy looking at memorials and are in the area, please take a few minutes to walk over to this memorial and read the...More

Thank James G
Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

If you are looking for excitement, this whole area may not be for you. This is very basic and not much to see but worth going to, to pay your repects for the ones who faught in the Great War.

Thank AJ F
Reviewed 18 June 2017

This is a peaceful monument which seems to be less busy than some of the others in the area. Like most of the monuments in Washington DC, it's a beautiful commemoration.

1  Thank Amy B
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