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.

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May 2, 2020
Sari_Livin_Out_Loud
Must visit in Baltimore. It took me 6 minutes to make the climb to the top of the Monument (227 marble steps to the lookout). The view of Baltimore city 250 feet above sea level was magnificent. It...
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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