African American Civil War Memorial National Memorial, DC

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African American Civil War Memorial National Memorial

Throughout the course of the American Civil War over 200,000 African American soldiers and sailors served to keep the United States whole and to free permanently over four million people in forced servitude...[more]


1960 Vermont Ave NW
Washington, DC 20001

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The African American Civil War Memorial is in downtown Washington, D.C. VIA METRO: The African American Civil War Memorial is accessible via the green and yellow lines at the "U Street/African-Amer Civil War Memorial/Cardozo" stop ( VIA CAR: Limited street parking is available on U Street, Vermont Ave., and adjacent areas.

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