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Washington Monument, Washington D.C.: 117 reviews and 219 photos

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by Jacquelynn

This 555ft monument is a tribute to the "Father of Our Country". Based on egyptian design, the monument was completed in 1884. There are 897 steps to the top, (or the more common method of ascension, a 72 second elevator ride.)

Timed-entry tickets from 9:00am to 4:45pm are available for $2 at the nearby kiosk.

Address: 15th St and Constitution Ave NW
Phone: 202-426-6839

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  • Written Jul 14, 2003
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