"Washington Monument" Washington Monument Tip by aero198

Washington Monument, Washington D.C.: 123 reviews and 229 photos


It's a prominent white marble obelisk, 555 ft. tall.

If you're at Lincoln's memorial, you'll get a cool view of the obelisk from there.

You can take an elevator to get to the top of the monument for 50 cents.

Address: Constitution Avenue & 15th Street
Directions: Metro stop: Smithsonian
Phone: (202) 426 - 6841
Website: http://www.nps.gov/wamo

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  • Written Oct 14, 2006
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