Thomas Jefferson Memorial

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About Thomas Jefferson Memorial

The Thomas Jefferson Memorial is a majestic tribute to one of America’s Founding Fathers and the third President, Thomas Jefferson. Situated along the Tidal Basin, this neoclassical monument is surrounded by cherry blossoms in spring and offers a serene environment to reflect on Jefferson’s enduring legacy of democracy and enlightenment.

Best Time/Season to Visit:

The best time to visit is during the National Cherry Blossom Festival in early spring when the surrounding cherry trees are in full bloom, adding to the monument's picturesque setting.