Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial

Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial, Washington DC

Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial

Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial
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egerena
Boston, MA82 contributions
Better at night
Jun 2021
I recommend visiting the MLK Jr. memorial and other monuments during the night. Fewer tourists and memorials look amazing!
Written 7 June 2021
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Jktchorne
Fort Smith, AR963 contributions
Big and Bold
May 2021 • Family
Big, bold and impressive just like how I believe he would have been during his time. Like most the statutes and memorials in Dc it did not disappoint.
Written 2 June 2021
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David L
13 contributions
Awful
May 2021 • Family
Visited the monument this morning at 10:00am. Monument is wonderful. The quotes, the sculpture, the design, all perfect. However, I took my three year old daughter to visit the monument today. I was told I had to leave due to my daughter (who has been diagnosed as autistic) walking on the side border stone. The park ranger told me we were being disrespectful due to this being 'a memorial'. I totally understand, but we weren't even making a sound, and there was only me, my wife, my daughter, and the park ranger present. We left. I can only imagine what MLK would have thought of the young park rangers attitude...
Written 20 May 2021
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Rita S
12 contributions
There was more than "A Dream"
Apr 2021
There is Martin Luther King Jr breaking out of the mountains to bring freedom and Civil Rights. He was such a visionary, way before his time. His insight into the "Human Mind" is astonishing. The walls surrounding him are filled with many quotes that I was unaware of. I am so pleased that I was able to learn more about this great man.
Written 30 April 2021
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Elaine644
Miami, FL32 contributions
outdoors, all masked visitors, stunning rock images and views
Mar 2021
This is an outdoor memorial that should not be missed. I had never been. In cherry blossom season, it was just beautiful, and his statue carved in rock was amazing. A great walk through.
Written 11 April 2021
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CarsonsMommy
Durham, NC2,153 contributions
Majestic, quiet, peaceful
Mar 2021 • Family
Lovely monument to Martin Luther King, JR. Strong, quiet, eloquent, peaceful and yet fierce, all at the same time
Written 9 March 2021
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Gabriel M
Brooklyn, NY35 contributions
Impressive, solemn and peaceful
Jan 2021
I was pleasantly surprised by this rather majestic memorial. Beutifully located by the water and impressive in size.
Written 8 February 2021
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Shelby A
Cedar Rapids, IA450 contributions
Inspiring
Jan 2021
What a lovely tribute to a true hero. A must see if you're in the National Mall area. When we went it wasn't crowded at all but this was also right after the attack on the Capitol.
Written 3 February 2021
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Yehuda Avnet
Toronto, Canada9 contributions
wanted to come since it was built
Jan 2021
wanted to come since it was built
I thought there would be more people, but no complaints
It was calm and peaceful
Easy parking too
Written 3 February 2021
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Lorissa W.
Tampa, FL52 contributions
Must See
Aug 2020
This is a must see. The memorial is lined with many of Dr. King's powerful quotes. Make sure not to miss the gift shop across the street.
Written 11 November 2020
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