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Vietnam Women's Memorial

5 Henry Bacon Dr NW, Washington DC, DC 20007
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Memorial to the women who served during the Vietnam War.
  • Excellent66%
  • Very good26%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“small statue” (4 reviews)
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5 Henry Bacon Dr NW, Washington DC, DC 20007
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Not as well know as the Vietnam War Memorial wall; however, it is very powerful and moving that represent all the women who helped during the war. It is located to the right of the Vietnam War Memorial wall. It is not as busy or...More

Thank Tracy A
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife is a nurse, as are many of her friends, so we made it a point to seek out this particular memorial. It's a wonderful portrayal of the caring spirit of the nurses...then and today! I sent a copy of a picture of this...More

Thank JimFlyer2010
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

By the Vietnam Memorial is this sculpture depicting and dedicated to women in military service. It's a life-sized statue of female medics aiding a wounded soldier. Come check it out!

Thank Michael R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This barely noticed and not well marked statue is just to the side of one of the entrances to the Vietnam Veterans Memorial. Both are powerful and quite moving, but in very different ways as one is an unmarked statute and the other is an...More

Thank seb36
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is by far the least stopped and admired Memorial. Take time and read about it. It is not crowded and there is a water fountain near.

Thank Christine G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great evocative statue to women service members and their emotional sacrifice to their comrades in arms.

Thank austgenp
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very crowded Memorial. Not trying to take away from the sacrifice that these people gave but finding the names on the wall takes some time and effort due to the layout of the Memorial. Something worth seeing with little time commitment required.

Thank Dave C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visted on July 4th weekend, this memorial is grouped with all the other war memorials. As a total moving memorial to those who aided the wounded.

Thank TravellingSisters33
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is not a memorial that will likely be pointed out on a tour, but it is worth taking the time to stop and visit.

Thank NBradC
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

a simple yet strong memorial. The structure and essence is moving by itself but when viewed in combination with the family members of fallen veterans looking for their relatives name on the wall it becomes even more moving. In some cases there were metals left...More

Thank WJP2-1776
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