Travel — Washington, D.C. Attractions — Monuments
23rd Street bet Constitution and Independence Avenues
The Lincoln Memorial is one of the most inspiring monuments
in Washington, D.C.
Millions of people from around the world come
to the nation's capital to see this magnificent 19-foot marble
statue of Abraham
Lincoln — one of the greatest presidents of our time.
The historic memorial also features painted murals
and inscriptions of Lincoln's Gettysburg Address and his Second
The Lincoln Memorial
was the backdrop for Martin Luther King's "I Have A Dream" speech
Lincoln Memorial Hours
The Lincoln Memorial is open to the
public 24 hours a day.
Rangers are on duty to answer
questions from 9:30am-11:30pm daily.
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Parking is limited in downtown Washington DC. Visitor parking is available along
Ohio Drive, SW between the Lincoln and Thomas Jefferson Memorials.
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“In this temple, as in the hearts of
the people for whom he saved the Union, the memory of Abraham
is enshrined forever.”
These words can be seen at the
Lincoln Memorial — above Lincoln's marble statue.
Abraham Lincoln— 16th President
of the United States
Born February 12, 1809, Abraham Lincoln rose
politically from the Illinois state legislature to the U.S. Congress — and
was inaugurated as the 16th President of the United States in
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