Thomas Jefferson Memorial, Washington D.C., DC

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971 Ohio Dr SW

Washington D.C., DC 20242

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(202) 426-6841

http://www.nps.gov/thje/

  • 4 mentions in Best monuments in DC to take kids?

    • peggy r.

      peggy r. said, "...the kids some interesting things. Great place for a bathroom stop, too!! From FDR continue along the Tidal Basin to the Thomas Jefferson Memorial Bring some snacks and sit and relax there. Enjoy the views of the water, and the Washington Monument. While..." See More

    • Jay R.

      Jay R. said, "...meaningful if your children know some basic facts about each in advance. I'd make the Washington Monument and Lincoln Memorial and Thomas Jefferson Memorial must-sees. I think the Jefferson is the most handsome of the Presidential monuments/memorials, as it overlooks the Potomac Tidal..." See More

    • Nars K.

      Nars K. said, "...and Washington monument should not be missed. You will need tickets to go up the Washington monument. Lincoln Memorial Washington Monument Thomas Jefferson Memorial MLK Memorial Franklin Delano Roosevelt Memorial Here are some other ideas: http://www.ruebarue.com/washington-dc/guide?num-days=3&pace=2&starting-date=2015-08-12&filter=family,must%20see Have a great trip...." See More

    • Tiffany W.

      Tiffany W. said, "...quotes on the walls are interesting as well. May be consider paddle boats if you have time to paddle to the Thomas Jefferson Memorial as it is on the opposite side of the basin. My girls preferred the Franklin Delano Roosevelt Memorial which..." See More

  • 2 mentions in How to make the most of three days in DC

    • Tiffany W.

      Tiffany W. said, "...Korean War Veterans Memorial, then walk to the Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial, then walk around the Tidal Basin to the Thomas Jefferson Memorial. Now choose one of the following two 1/2 days to finish your first day. Holocaust and Engraving (1/2..." See More

    • Heather T.

      Heather T. said, "...your three days. I'd spend one day--if you haven't been before--strolling around and seeing the main monuments (Washington Monument, Lincoln Memorial, Thomas Jefferson Memorial, Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial, FDR Memorial, Washington, Arlington National Cemetery). If it's nice, walk! There are also..." See More

  • 1 mention in Seeing D.C. with kids?

    • Tiffany W.

      Tiffany W. said, "...be close to the Tidal Basin here, so you can walk over and rent paddleboats here and paddle right by the Thomas Jefferson Memorial, the Fdr Memorial, Washington , and the Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial . Just north of the mall..." See More

  • 1 mention in What to see in Georgetown?

    • Tiffany W.

      Tiffany W. said, "...War II Memorial, Constitution Gardens, Vietnam War Veteran's Memorial, Lincoln Memorial, Korean War Veterans Memorial, MLK Memorial, Franklin Delano Roosevelt Memorial, Thomas Jefferson Memorial. From here you'd loop back along the Tidal Basin towards the National Mall. At the National Mall, starting..." See More

  • 1 mention in What must I see in D.C. that is off the beaten path?

    • peggy r.

      peggy r. said, "...search your bag! If you haven' walked the entire Tidal Basin you are missing out. As you walk you'll see the Thomas Jefferson Memorial, the MLK Memorial and the Franklin Delano Roosevelt Memorial, one of my favorites. This is an incredible walk..." See More

  • 1 mention in Fun free things to do in D.C.?

    • Tiffany W.

      Tiffany W. said, "...pretty walk through old cherry trees.Franklin Delano Roosevelt Memorial - Goes through all of his terms of office. Very well done. Thomas Jefferson Memorial- Gorgeous reflections of this from the bridge to the right.Arlington National Cemetery - This is a beautiful place..." See More

  • 1 mention in Best of the Smithsonian?

    • Carly W.

      Carly W. said, "...and Vietnam War Veteran's Memorial are a must. MLK Memorial is newer to the mall and has a great view of Thomas Jefferson Memorial As for Museums, they are all great, I would suggest 2 a day to space it out, its a..." See More

  • 1 mention in Kid-friendly things to do in Washington DC that aren't museums

    • Laura C.

      Laura C. said, "...National Zoological Park is great for both kids and adults. Lincoln Memorial, Thomas Jefferson Memorial, Washington Monument can't be missed...." See More

  • 1 mention in What to do with teens on spring break?

    • Tiffany W.

      Tiffany W. said, "...walk to the Tidal Basin and see the Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial , the Franklin Delano Roosevelt Memorial and the Thomas Jefferson Memorial. You can do that entire walk in 2 hours or less at a decent pace, or take a..." See More

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