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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  • Family-Friendly
Rated 5 by walt2382016

September 22, 2022


The original tribute to George Washington

Visited The original Washington monument at Mount Vernon Baltimore. George welcomed us and Tucker explained the history of the tower in a most fascinating manner answering our questions demonstrating...

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Rated 5 by NJOYNC2CA

July 26, 2022


Beautifully done monument park

This Washington Monument was the first monument created to honor Washington and his peaceful transition from General to citizen. Open Wednesday thru Sunday. Excellent interactive technology includes...

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Rated 4 by EDLichtenstein

January 03, 2022


Enjoyable Diversion

This was a great side trip from the busy Inner Harbor area. The info screens at the bottom were concise but interesting and the walk up the stairs was short and the views were worth it. I like that...

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