The Washington Monument

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About The Washington Monument

The Washington Monument stands as a towering tribute to George Washington, America’s first president and a revolutionary hero. This 555-foot marble obelisk is the most prominent structure in Washington, DC, and offers sweeping views of the entire National Mall from its observation deck.

Best Time/Season to Visit:

The Monument is open year-round, but the best time for a visit is early morning or late afternoon during the off-peak seasons of spring and fall to avoid crowds and enjoy the best views.

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