The Lincoln Memorial is an American memorial built to honor the 16th President of the United States, Abraham Lincoln. It is located on the National Mall in Washington, D.C. The architect was Henry Bacon, the sculptor of the main statue (Abraham Lincoln, 1920) was Daniel Chester French.
Built in 1915, this is a beautiful, columned memorial dedicated to Abraham Lincoln. It’s situated at the end of a large reflecting pool that overlooks the WWII Memorial and the Washington Monument.
Visit the national memorial built to honor the 16th President of the United States, Abraham Lincoln.
About an hour before sunset, take the Metro to Foggy Bottom. Walk a few blocks south to the Lincoln Memorial. Watch the sunset from the west side of the Memorial. Read Lincoln's inspirational words. And then look over the National Mall, the World War II Memorial, the Washington Memorial, and the…
Read Lincoln's words by his chair and take in the view of the Mall and the Capitol beyond.
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