Washington monument: Iconic Landmark with Incredible ViewsThe centerpiece of The National Mall, The Washington Monument is a towering, 555-foot structure symbolic of national pride. Built in honor of George Washington, America's first president, The Washington Monument is arguably the most iconic structure in the United States. Enjoy a narrated elevator ride up the marble obelisk to experience awe-inspiring views of the city. From the observation deck at 500 feet, you'll enjoy sweeping, bird's eye views of the city's most important landmarks and structures, including The White House, Capital Building and other monuments in Washington, D.C.
Prices -Free. Advanced tickets are $1.50.
Hours -9 a.m. - 5 p.m. (National holiday times vary)
- Holiday Celebrations
- Cherry Blossom Festival
- Narrated Tour
- Commemorative Stones
- Observation Deck