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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great to see this memorial on its own but also close to Capitol Hill, Peace Memorial and Botanical garden.

Thank Geoff Y
Reviewed June 7, 2018

Grant is in our family tree, so some bias here. I learned that he could ride any horse and be the fastest and most adept. For whatever he did or (mostly) did not accomplish, President Grant established Christmas as a national holiday and set aside...More

Thank Kay L
Reviewed June 1, 2018

If you follow civil war this statue will be exciting for you. Grant was suppose to be in the booth with Lincoln when he was shot. But he left town at noon.

Thank dylanshire
Reviewed May 21, 2018 via mobile

This is a must for any civil war buff - the general stands high above the ground on a power steed A reminder of the strength of this man and the effect he had on the war

Thank Collin M
Reviewed April 28, 2018

At the foot of Capitol Hill at the edge of the reflecting pool. The statue is imposing and is a fitting memorial to the military leader who was able to win the Civil War. It is very photogenic from all sides. The detail on the...More

Thank cgny1fwd
Reviewed April 15, 2018 via mobile

If you love history, you need to stop here. I visited Washington DC during peak cherry blossom season and stopped to see this monument. It was spectacular and really does justice to the struggles during the civil war.

Thank Lisa F
Reviewed April 11, 2018

We only stopped for 10 minutes on our bus tour on our way to the Capital. It is a large statue and great for history buffs

Thank Joyce P
Reviewed April 2, 2018

I was recently in DC and had some time to kill so I visited the Botanical gardens. While there I walked to this monument and it was made for pictures with a back drop of the Capitol behind.

Thank Grover R
Reviewed March 29, 2018 via mobile

With the Capitol Building in the background and the Washington Monument down the other end. It really is a beautiful Memorial and very striking. Well worth a visit and a look at all the beautiful statues.

Thank StephenCr0ss
Reviewed March 19, 2018

A fantastic statue and monument. I have seen is so much on television, I wanted to see it close up. Great history. Amazing how these are made and with such detail. Great area to sit and rest, look over the pond and photos.

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