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The George Washington Monument
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History
Commemorating the first president of the United States, George Washington, the monument is a large obelisk made of marble, granite, and sandstone near the center....... More History of the Washington Monument

Facts
How tall is the Washington Monument? 555 feet and 5 inches
What year was it started? July 4, 1848
What year was it completed? December 6, 1884
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News
Washington Monument To Stay Open Later - July 6, 2008
District Flag Missing From Washington Monument Display - July 4, 2008
Washington Monument Grounds Honored with Design Award - Jun 30, 2008

Notable Quotes
"I have much faith in the American character.....More Quotes

Tours and Location
The monument is open daily from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm, with the last tour beginning at 4:45 pm. The only days for sceduled closure are July 4th and December 25th. The following items are restricted within the..... Tour Information

Pictures

The WAMO at Dusk on the National MallA sketch of the proposed WAMO done by architect Robert Mills circa 1836.The monument plans and timeline of construction.The partially completed monument, photographed by Mathew Brady circa 1860

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