Washington Monument and Mount Vernon Place

699 North Charles St, Baltimore, MD 21201 Get Directions 
Phone: 410-962-5070

Baltimore City

Central Maryland
Washington Monument and Mount Vernon Place
Description
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.
Hours
Monument: Thur, 5-9pm; Fri, 12N-4pm; Sat-Sun, 10am-5pm; Park Squares: Daily, dawn-dusk.
Amenities
ADA Accessible
Family-Friendly

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February 25, 2020
LoveToTravelTerrie
We noticed this monument while visiting the Peabody Library across the street and decided to check it out. Entrance was free and there were a few artifacts at the base. The docent was very friendly...
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February 23, 2020
F3058SRkathym
This is a beautiful little park in a safe, clean area of Baltimore. Would love to come back near Christmas when they have the ceremony to light the monument
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February 8, 2020
major_rawls
272 winding stone steps is a good physical challenge. I did it without stopping and my heart wanted to break free from my chest. I had he place to myself. I was the only visitor. Fabulous views. Just...