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View our comprehensive list of monuments and memorials at the National Mall in Washington, DC.
The FDR Memorial presents 12 years of the history of the United States through a sequence of four outdoor chambers – dedicated to each of FDR’s four terms as president.
Iwo Jima Memorial is a United States Marine Corps Memorial open 24-7 that features six US Marines raising the US flag over the battlefield at Iwo Jima, a critically important World War II battle.
This Memorial offers views of the Bureau of Printing and Engraving, the White House, the Martin Luther King Memorial, and, seasonally, paddle boats on the Tidal Basin.
The Korean War Memorial is presently under construction and renovation until summer 2022. The project will add the names of those killed and missing in action as well as repair and restore the statues and replace many of the trees.
The Lincoln Memorial is a US national memorial built to honor the 16th President of the United States, Abraham Lincoln. It is on the western end of the National Mall in Washington, D.C., across from the Washington Monument, and is in the form of a neoclassical temple.
The inspiration for the memorial design is a line from King’s “I Have A Dream” speech: “Out of the mountain of despair, a stone of hope.” The memorial opened to the public on August 22, 2011, after more than two decades of planning, fund-raising, and construction.
United States Navy Memorial at 701 Pennsylvania Ave, NW, honors and celebrates the men and women of the Sea Services – the US Navy, US Marine Corps, US Coast Guard and US Merchant Marine.
The Vietnam Veterans Memorial is located to the north of the Reflecting Pool. It can be entered by several paths from Constitution Avenue, NW, or from the Reflecting Pool / Lincoln Memorial.
The World War II Memorial located at 17th Street & Independence Ave, SW, is open 24/7. There is a small parking lot for the memorial along Independence Ave, as well as a Park Ranger Station and bathrooms.