Closed while under restoration. The monument will reopen by its Bicentennial July 4, 2015. Check out our website our Facebook page for restoration updates.
This massive pillar was commenced in 1815 and completed in 1829. It is the first monument dedicated to the “Father of our Country." There are 228 steps to the top.
Climbing the 228 steps to the top of the first monument to George Washington provides an excellent view of the city from historic Mount Vernon where it is located.
Voted Best Local Landmark by City Paper Readers for Best of Baltimore 2011
Baltimore’s aglow for the holiday season with the official lighting of the Washington Monument, which features an evening of choir performances, strolling entertainment, & more Dec 1, 2011 5:30 - 8pm.
Check out the lighted Monument at night. Take a few friends, a camera and some hot apple cider.
Climb for great views of downtown Baltimore.
Located in the heart of Mt. Vernon, this was the first monument to George Washington. Take the 228 steps to the top for an amazing view of the city.
Be sure to come on Dec 1 for the lighting ceremony
it's beginning to look a lot like xmas!
The 40th annual lighting of the Washington Monument happens from 5:30 - 8:00 pm in Mt. Vernon on December 1st. Stay for fireworks afterward.
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Make sure you climb the steps in a cooler season! There is no AC!
Watch fireworks from the mall.
Check out the Baltimore bike party the last Friday every month. Meet at 7! Baltimorebikeparty.com.
Right across from the venue and just a block from the hotel. Climb to the top for $1! Open 10am - 5pm
love this place
Great place try fall to visit
Enjoy the *40th* annual lighting of the Washington Monument December 1 at 5:30.
Mount Vernon Place celebrates the holiday season with the *40th* annual lighting of the Washington Monument Dec 1 at 5:30 pm
While the monument is under restoration it inspired me to make a thread of the work being done. http://www.skyscrapercity.com/showthread.php?t=1770742
I love the Christmas lighting
Too bad we can't go up, under construction.
The steps were closed so no access...
The Monument of George Washington.
THIS IS SO BEAUTIFUL
Notice the slight color difference between the top an bottom? Construction was put on hold during the Civil War.
It's an obelisk
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