We were on a tour of this area for a week but even so ....we are always rushing off to the next location and really wanting to spend more time here. Or tour guide explain the layout of this memorial to us and I understood it to the full extent ...reading other reviews here on TA people seem very confused... 更多
Words cannot explain the somber tone, while walking among the monuments. This is a location of reality and quickly reaffirms why are country is doing what it is doing against the war on terror. This location is recommended for all who have the ability to travel and visit. It personalized the event of 9/11 and is a beautiful memorial to... 更多
After riding my bike into the city from Virginia I decided this would be a great stop in the early evening. I would highly recommend stopping and taking in a little bit of recent US history. Notice how the benches facing towards the pentagon honor those who were on the plane and those facing away honor those who died in... 更多
Of all the buildings destroyed by the planes in 9-11, the pentagon is the one that remains; making it is inevitable to imagine where the plane came from, where it hit etc. The monument honors both, the people aboard the plane and those who died from inside the building, and each individual monument will show you which ones are which.... 更多
To the uninformed eye, this a beautiful tribute to the victims of 9/11. However, I highly suggest asking for a tour guide. There are many small intriguing details to this Memorial that aren't easily seen.
Visited the memorial before entering the Pentagon. Easy to get to from Pentagon City, just used the blue or yellow line metro so much easier than walking. Very moving to see a sculpture for every life lost on September 11th 2001 in DC. Certainly glad I took the time to pay my respect.
It seemed ridiculous that the GIANT pentagon parking lot sat empty, yet tourists wanting to visit the Pentagon memorial are not allowed to park there. I paid to park at nearby shopping mall and trek over. Upon gaining admittance, there was an informational sheet that was very helpful in explaining how the memorial was laid out and what each feature... 更多