National Japanese American Memorial

One of Washington's least known monuments is the National Japanese American Memorial near Union Station. It includes a water feature in zen garden style and a magnificent monument to all those who struggle against injustice, in the form of two cranes trying to free themselves from barbed wire (photo from

Closest Metro is Union Station (Red line). The memorial itself is at D Street & New Jersey Avenue, NW, 
Washington, DC 20001. 

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