Vietnam Veterans Memorial

Veterans remember fallen comrades at the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Wall during The Rolling Thunder First Amendment Demonstration Run in Washington, DC, on May 24, 2015. The Rolling Thunder First Amendment Demonstration Run is an annual event to pay tribute to current and former US military members. (Photo credit CHRIS KLEPONIS/AFP/Getty Images)

Vietnam Veterans Make Emotional Visit to The Wall for Memorial Day

For many Vietnam veterans, coming to D.C. on Memorial Day is an annual tradition, but it’s a pilgrimage that never gets any easier.


A veteran prepares to place roses at the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington for Father's Day. (credit: Heather Curtis/All-News 99.1)

Hundreds Attend Father’s Day Ceremony at Vietnam Memorial

Hundreds of people spent Father’s Day paying tribute to American soldiers at the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington.


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Dog Tags With Vets’ Names Going To Vietnam Memorial

Dog tags engraved with the names of 16 veterans are being added to the Vietnam Veterans Memorial.


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How to Observe Memorial Day in Washington, D.C.

Memorial Day honors all of the men and women who have passed away fighting for our country. Celebrate these fallen heroes in D.C. with these events.


A visitor to the Vietnam Veterans Memorial is reflected on the surface of the wall in Washington, DC.. (Photo by Mandel Ngan/AFP/Getty Images)

Vietnam Veterans Memorial Model Wall Arrives In DC

A half-scale model of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial that usually travels the country has been brought to Washington because the government shutdown is restricting access to the actual wall.


Washington Monument

Where To Experience National Monuments This Memorial Day

Visiting monuments this Memorial Day is a refreshing way of fostering a child’s education outside of the classroom, paying tribute to those who died in war and remembering America’s leaders.


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Veterans Day Celebrations Preview In DC

Veterans Day, Nov. 11, encourages citizens across the country to honor veterans of all wars for their patriotism, unselfish willingness to serve in the military and make the ultimate sacrifice for America. Don’t miss out on this special day to recognize the men and women who serve the country.



A Guide To Washington’s War Memorials

Washington’s war memorials are more than places to reflect on war and peace, they’re places to think about freedom and what it means to be an American. Here’s a quick guide to DC’s war memorials.