Washington Monument and Mount Vernon Place

The first monument to Washington in the United States. Begun in 1815, and 178’ 8” tall, the marble column forms the centerpiece of the four park squares of Mount Vernon Place, a National Historic Landmark District.


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699 North Charles St
Baltimore, MD
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Rated 5 by Freaksfruitloosp

June 03, 2021


275 steps up

Very interesting history to learn how Washington gave his commission back, as Military family we understood the significance of the moment. The staff was knowledgeable while explaining Baltimore...

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Rated 5 by joserU5417AE

February 22, 2021


Great site seeing and walking trail

My first time to Baltimore and I was excited to see the area. The historic buildings and statues are beautiful!

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Rated 5 by lpMaggi713

December 06, 2020


Tradition Lives On!

Not even a pandemic could keep us from following the tradition of lighting the Washington Monument in Mt. Vernon Square. I took pictures off the TV because I was impressed with the state-of-the-art...

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