A must see in DC. A humbling reminder of the numerous sacrifices that have been made for our freedoms. Freedom truly isn't free.
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A chance for a bit of family & US history education for the 10 yr old family member. Like many of the DC monuments, the physical monument is the catalyst for a discussion about a more abstract concepts - freedom, service, sacrifice.
Wasn't sure how I would feel - but happy we went - war is never good - but to remember all our brave men and women who served was a tribute to courage.
Wish I saw this at night. It is beautiful. There were hundreds of people viewing the memorial at the same time so it was hard to appreciate the enormity of the lives lost.
Doing the Vietnam Veterans Memorial, Lincoln Memorial, Jefferson Memorial, and Washington Monument are staples when visiting DC. Also have to get to Arlington National Cemetery.
When you see this wall with all the names it makes you appreciate the soldiers all the more. They died for us. It is almost eerie feeling and very solemn and sobering. All the other military memorials are close by. It is just a beautiful...More
This place is a great place for anyone in the Washington DC area. It is a great reminder of those that gave their lives for the freedom of our country! The artwork is incredible and lifelike. It was worth the visit. Grandchildren enjoyed also!