About Lincoln Memorial
The Great Emancipator
"In this temple, as in the hearts of the people for whom he saved the Union, the memory of Abraham Lincoln is enshrined forever." Beneath these words, the 16th President of the United States-the Great Emancipator and preserver of the nation during the Civil War-sits immortalized in marble. As an enduring symbol of freedom, the Lincoln Memorial attracts anyone who seeks inspiration and hope.
Lincoln Memorial's previous events
National Action Networks 50th Anniversary March on Washington DC
Saturday, 24 August 2013