Posts Tagged: memorials

1, 2, & 3 Day Itinerary for Washington DC

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Use our 1, 2, & 3 Day Itinerary for Washington, DC suggestions to help plan your quick trip to the city. It’s hard to see everything DC has to offer but you can make the most of a weekend trip with our suggestions below. Check out our Guide to Things to Do in DC, with […]

Korean War Veterans Memorial

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This post is a guide to the Korean War Veterans Memorial in Washington, DC and covers how to get here as well as explaining its symbolism.  Introduction Plan Your Visit Design and Symbolism Guided Tours + Talks Other DC Memorials Things to Do in DC     Overview The memorial is dedicated to the millions […]

Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Guide

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MLK Memorial DC Guide

This post is a guide to the Martin Luther King, Jr (MLK) Memorial in Washington, DC, with tips on planning your visit as well as a self-guided walk through. Introduction Plan Your Visit Design Walk-Thru Guided Tours and Talks Other DC Memorials Things to Do in DC   INTRODUCTION The Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial […]

Guide to the Franklin Delano Roosevelt Memorial

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FDR Memorial Washington DC

This post is a guide to the Franklin Delano Roosevelt (FDR) Memorial in Washington, DC, with tips on planning your visit as well as a self-guided walk through. Introduction Plan Your Visit Design Walk-Thru Other DC Memorials Things to Do in DC Free Tours by Foot     INTRODUCTION This memorial is dedicated to the […]

Sunset Parade at Marine Corps Memorial 2019

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Marine Corps Sunset Parade

Every summer the Marine Corps hosts a weekly Sunset Parade at the Marine Corps War Memorial (also known as the Iwo Jima Memorial). The tradition began in 1956, two years after the dedication of the memorial, and has continued ever since. In 2018 the event was moved to the Lincoln Memorial due to renovations at […]

The Lincoln Memorial Visitor’s Guide

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This post is a guide to visiting the Abraham Lincoln Memorial in Washington, DC, including tips on how to get here, parking, hours, and a self-guided tour. Be sure to also check out our Lincoln Assassination Night Tour. Hours, Directions, Parking Tours of the Memorial Exterior Architecture Statue and Interior Other Things to Do in […]

Kennedy Memorials at Arlington National Cemetery

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Kennedys Arlington

Visiting the Memorial The tomb and memorial to President John Fitzgerald Kennedy is located in lot 45, Section 30 of Arlington National Cemetery (ANC).  It is a 10 minute walk from the Visitor Center (map) and a 15 minute walk from the Arlington Cemetery Metro Station.  You will not be able to drive to gravesite.  Walking […]