• World War II Memorial

    World War II Memorial

    District of Columbia

Fees & Reservations

The World War II Memorial has no fees or reservations associated with a visit. However, a permit may be required for some planned events, depending upon the activity and number of participants. For more information please see the permit section.

Did You Know?

Kilroy was here

The enormously popular “Kilroy Was Here” graffiti of the Second World War, likely originated with James J. Kilroy, a ship inspector at the Fore River shipyard in Quincy, Massachusetts, who would sign his completed work with his famous cartoon signature.