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Reviewed November 28, 2016

It's interesting to note that the Netherlands donated the Carillon to the U.S. for saving their country from the Nazis. We could hear the carillon from Arlington National Cemetery.

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Reviewed November 27, 2016

The Carillon itself is nothing spectacular, but there is a very nice set of flowers in front, and it does chime every now and then. And if into photography, it is nicely situated up on a hill overlooking the mall.

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Reviewed November 15, 2016

The Carillon is a unique structure, but just barely worth visiting by itself. But it has a spectacular view of DC, and is next to the Iwo Jima Marine Corps Memorial. By all means go for the combination.

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Reviewed November 13, 2016

This is one of my favorite places to be in Arlington. Very close to Iwo-Jima and Arlington National Cemetery, this Carillon, donated by the Netherlands, is beautiful.

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Reviewed October 21, 2016

this memorial is a gift from the Dutch nation to the American people to show their gratitude for the liberation in 1945

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Reviewed October 19, 2016

This is a pretty cool piece of our history, it is located with just a few hundred meters of the Marine Memorial, so if you're over there, take a spin around, you'll see it. Also if you are on the cemetery tour, it can be...More

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Reviewed October 18, 2016

My office was across the street from the park. It was great to hear the carillon bells play. Well worth a visit.

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Reviewed October 15, 2016

What a fantastic bell tower near Arlington cemetery .. tulips are great touch .. I worked here many years and came to listen to bells at lunch ! Thanks Nederland!

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Reviewed September 15, 2016

This is a strange item in terms of its construction and its function as a bell tower. It makes interesting reading but the overall impression is a rather gloomy one

Thank M L
Reviewed September 7, 2016

The statue of Iwo Jima and the park are visited by millions each year. Its is a moving experience, especially for veterans. There is an outstanding ceremony put on my the Marine Corps band and close order drill team.only during the summer months. The ceremony...More

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