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


Started in 1848 and not completed until 1884, 30 years after the artist. Robert Mills, death. Civil war and numerous other casualties continued to interrupt the completion of this monument. We got to view the new version while we were in DC.....the scaffolding. It was been cleaned up for the year 2000 parties!

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

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  • Written Aug 24, 2002
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