"The Washington Monument" Washington Monument Tip by RhondaRuth

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

  Washington Monument from the Old Post Office Tower
by RhondaRuth

The Washington Monument honors our nation's first president. It is located at the western end of the National Mall and stands 555 feet 5 inches, the world's tallest masonry structure. An elevator takes visitors on the 70-second trip to the 500-foot-high landing for magnificent views of the city.

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

Review Helpfulness: 3.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Written Sep 9, 2003
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