11 Nov '11, 5am

11 of Our Greatest Natural and Historic Treasures for 11-11-11

11 of Our Greatest Natural and Historic Treasures for 11-11-11

The recently dedicated memorial to Martin Luther King Jr. is the newest creation of stone and metal on Washington, DC's National Mall, where a powerful sense of America's story can be experienced in one day. Visit the Lincoln Memorial and watch how your fellow citizens ponder the hopeful and demanding words of the Gettysburg Address and Second Inaugural Address. Walk through the World War II Memorial and respect the frail, aging veterans as they reflect on long-ago sacrifices at places like Anzio, Iwo Jima, Lone Tree Hill, and Omaha Beach. At the National Mall's memorials, the things that divide us recede and the collective memories we share bring us together.

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