The American Veterans Disabled For Life Memorial, Washington DC

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  • October 1, 2017
    If the subject of this memorial interests you, then swing by and look at it. It has a very nice reflection pond and is a short walk from the National Mall... extremely close to the Botanical Gardens.  more »
  • May 22, 2017
    I literally stumbled across this memorial. I was on the way back to my lodging place near the Capitol after a 4 mile evening walk from the Capitol to the Washington Monument and back. I did not realiz...  more »
  • April 16, 2017
    We used this Memorial for two purposes, first as a memorial to those who have returned from war with a disability and as a common gathering point after touring museums on the mall.  more »
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  • April 10, 2017
    Beautiful, moving, under-visited memorial. Love the quotes and the ever burning flame. Right across from Bartholdi park, which is part of the US Botanic Gardens.
  • March 30, 2017
    Holy crap I got mugged by a sea shell it was not fun it quite frankly hurt 1 star How did a sea shell even get here omg man
  • January 25, 2017
    Beautiful monument. I don't think as many people visit it as they should because it is a bit out of the way
  • July 23, 2016
    This is a fantastic memorial that is missed by just about every DC tourist, which is a shame. It's wonderfully laid out with a huge star shaped water installation and a burning fire in the middle. It's not the largest of the monuments by any stretch, but you can definitely spend quite some time here looking at how well this memorial was designed.
  • December 1, 2015
    The American Veterans Disabled for Life Memorial is very new and shares a profound message. "In war there are no unwounded soldiers" is scribed in to one of the glass walls that keep nearby traffic noise to a minimum. Those words alone make this memorial one of my favorites in Washington, DC. For photographers there are plenty of great opportunities with a water feature, an eternal flame and many details to explore. If you're touring Washington, DC near the Air & Space Museum then make the short walk to see one of the nicest memorials the city has to offer.

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