African American Civil War Memorial and Museum

African American Civil War Memorial and Museum

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1925 Vermont Ave. NW, Washington, D.C. 20009, United States

The bronze Spirit of Freedom statue and the Wall of Honor, which is etched with the names of 209,145 servicemen, commemorate the United States Colored Troops. Across the street, the heartfelt museum relates the hardships and victories of African Americans before, during, and after the Civil War. (The memorial is across the street at 1000 U St. NW.)

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