The Lincoln Memorial
" In this temple as in the hearts of the people for whom he saved the Union the memory of Abraham Lincoln is enshrined forever"
The Lincoln Memorial is a national monument built to honor the 16th president of the United States, Abraham Lincoln. It is embraced to conventional wisdom
The memorial suits its surroundings so well it looks like it's been here forever. This is one of the prettiest sights in Washington D.C. When visitors approach the memorial , many are taken aback by its temple-like structure.