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Women in Military Service for America Memorial

Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, VA 22201
+1 703-533-1155
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When it was dedicated in 1997, the Women's Memorial became the first major American memorial to honor women who have served in the United States military. The memorial also marks the ceremonial entrance to Arlington National Cemetery.
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Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, VA 22201
+1 703-533-1155
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Reviewed 2 days ago

A great uses of this historical location. I was glad to see a place dedicated to women service members. There is a place you can look up or enter in your friends and family who have served.

Thank Jason A
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Emotional. Inspiring. A must see and pay tribute to the women who have served and sacrificed. History of the past and present. Great displays and stories of women who have served out great country.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Located in Arlington national cemetery with lots of history on women in the military as well as noted awards received. Nice gift shop and beautiful view of the cemetery. Very eye opening to the dedication of the women in service.

Thank Lori H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A very large building dedicated to the women that have served and are serving their country in the US military. A very nice collection of interesting facts and pictures from various points throughout the years where women have served. Highly recommend if you are a...More

1  Thank Jeff S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I'm old school, I was a member of the Women's Army Corp and wanted to see the transition from separate forces to part of the whole. In the beginning, our goal was to do a job to free a man for combat. Now, women are...More

Thank Gina S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The tour guide drove by this large monument, dedicated to women in military. The stonework was nicely done. I am sure many $ were donated to construct such a large concrete structure.

Thank Denise D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a beautiful place and if you know of a women who is or was in the military it's a great place to visit. The upper deck has a great view.

Thank madweeb
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My teenage son and i spent well over three hours at the cemetery the other day including the women's memorial, the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier and the Iwo Jima monument. Every detail of the cemetery is respectful and moving, including the exhibits in the...More

1  Thank Anna_Maria39_11
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice tribute to the women who have served and sacrifice for this country..very empowering.. Bring on the girls!

Thank Jamie H
Reviewed 16 May 2017

I did not know this was here and was very please with the displays. A lot of information and a wonderful tribute to all women in service. So glad I visited.

Thank CapnSteve
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