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Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited here one Sunday morning, its a very peaceful place. The park here is spotless and parking is available nearbye

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank ORIORDANT
Reviewed 1 week ago

Interesting to visit to check out some history, and hear when they do play.Good area to sit and read a book.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank City_Jetting
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Presented to the US by the Netherlands in gratitude for US efforts for peace in Europe, this was, apparently, the first modern/steel memorial in a city of classical design. Its clean lines cut the sky. I came during the winter, so I so none of...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank royalvagabond
Reviewed 6 November 2018

I got to see this monument in person while visiting the arlington cemetery. It's an interesting addition to the Marine Corps Memorial general area. There are steps to the top but I'm not sure if you can use them for a safety reasons. This simple...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank kevinparsakia
Reviewed 9 October 2018

Rusty. Someone needs to paint the structure. Kind of plain. I’m sure I’m missing something, but it wasn’t worth the stop.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank mjbmak
Reviewed 8 October 2018

The Netherlands Carillon is a really cool piece of history that has been allowed to fall pray to the elements. A gift from the people of the Netherlands in thanks to the American people for liberating them from the Nazis during WWII, the carillon is...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank JSTrip_77
Reviewed 24 August 2018 via mobile

We saw this on our way from the Marine Corps Memorial to Arlington National Cemetery. It was gifted to the US from the Netherlands for liberating them from the Nazis. It is an interesting building that goes along with a lot of the WWII Memorial’s.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank charlesmL3152UL
Reviewed 20 August 2018

We took some guests, one of whom is a Marine Corps Vet to visit the Marine Corps memorial. I was familiar with the Carillion from previous visits but did not mention in advance. As we walked up towards the Monument the Carillion chimed and stopped...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank William D
Reviewed 27 July 2018

When you leave Arlington on the North Marshall Drive side, you walk past this half way up the gently sloping hill path that leads to the Marine Corp Memorial. So it's worth pausing to have a look. It's a thank you to the US from...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank DRCsydney
Reviewed 10 July 2018

This was the 2nd year we visited here to watch the 4th of July fireworks over the Potomac. What a perfect spot.

Date of experience: July 2018
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