At 555 ft (170 m) the Washington Monument is not only the tallest building in Washington D.C., it is also the tallest masonry structure in the world. Strangely, this pale obelisk needling the sky near the Mall's west end was originally conceived ... 

Click here for more details

Viewing All 27 Photos

Certified photos by travelers like you.

Washington Monument

June 2013

Irene
USA

Washington Monument

Doing what
Washington DC Segway Tour

Washington Monument

January 2012

Cat
USA

Washington Monument

Washington Monument

January 2012

Cat
USA

Washington Monument

Washington Monument through cherry blossoms

January 2012

Cat
USA

Washington Monument through cherry blossoms

Dusk at the Reflecting Pool

June 2014

Taken of the Washington Monument from the Lincoln Memorial

Doing what
Washington DC Monuments by Moonlight Night Tour by Trolley

Reflecting in the Reflecting Pool

May 2013

Photo taken in April 2013 at the peak of cherry blossom time, looking from the Lincoln Memorial towards the Washington Monument.

Doing what
Washington DC Monuments by Moonlight Night Tour by Trolley

Segway Sunset

April 2013

We arrived in front of the Capitol building at Sunset - the view back to the Washington Monument was great (even with the scaffolding!)

Doing what
Washington DC Segway Night Tour

Washington Monument - here we come!

August 2012

Posing for a picture. On the right is the Smithsonian Museum of Natural History, and on the left is the Air and Space Museum (not seen in the picture though).

Doing what
Washington DC Segway Tour

Viator uses cookies to improve your experience on our website. Learn more about how we use cookies and how to change your cookie settings | Close message