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 17, 2019
Rochelle H
My friend and I toured the Basillica and then walked up the street to the monument as we had about an hour of time before our next stop. Yes, there are sometimes homeless people, but this is a major...
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February 6, 2019
John S
We loved it (2 adults 2 kids under 12) Huge historic part of town. The tower has a spiral staircase that is worth climbing (seeing the city) We love "experiencing" history and this monument is...
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January 24, 2019
bathtravel123
The ticket counter agent did much more than sell tickets. He was a rich source of information and history and was pleased to answer our many questions. A trek to the top of the monument is...