NPR logo

World War II Memorial

Only Available in Archive Formats.
World War II Memorial

World War II Memorial

World War II Memorial

Only Available in Archive Formats.

Alex Van Oss reports on the latest developments in the controversial World War II Memorial in Washington, D.C. There has been opposition to the proposed memorial, which would be built on one of the few open spaces remaining on the Mall, near the Washington Monument.

We no longer support commenting on NPR.org stories, but you can find us every day on Facebook, Twitter, email, and many other platforms. Learn more or contact us.