• 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

Time Magazine, in their May 3, 2004, review of the new World War II Memorial, critically commented, “Il Duce would have loved it.” Some of the early criticism of the memorial elements centered on their similarity to some of the Nazi and Fascist architecture of the 1930s and 1940s.