We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

“Washington Momument”

Washington Monument
Ranked #48 of 472 things to do in Washington DC
Certificate of Excellence
More attraction details
Attraction details
Owner description: The Washington Monument elevator is closed until spring 2019.
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It has been under construction for the last 2 years since it has been sinking into the ground. Although it is interesting to see up close, you cannot go into it at this point. Most of our photos looked better from the other side of the mall rather than up close.

Thank 11Hjaeger
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Write a ReviewReviews (8,086)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More languages
All reviews
"elevator ride"
in 106 reviews
"closed for repairs"
in 71 reviews
"white house"
in 407 reviews
"national mall"
in 375 reviews
"free tickets"
in 118 reviews
"walk up"
in 68 reviews
"under construction"
in 74 reviews
"reflecting pool"
in 132 reviews
"obelisk"
in 208 reviews
"earthquake"
in 287 reviews
"flags"
in 234 reviews
"tallest"
in 82 reviews
"icon"
in 89 reviews
"height"
in 76 reviews
"symbol"
in 101 reviews
"memorial"
in 345 reviews
"states"
in 82 reviews
Filter

53 - 57 of 8,086 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We biked around all sides of the monument though much was closed around it for construction. On one side is where all the food trucks are for a great picnic lunch.

Thank Michelle O
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visible from large parts of Washington, it’s worth walking round as part of a tour of the capital. Unfortunately there are works going on around the base which is closed off to the public so you can’t get right up to the monument base.

Thank 1GDAC
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

You can no longer go inside, but it does not disappoint from a distance. Visited during the day with a segway guide and then again that night walking. The monument has a different and more beautiful feel at night . Would recommend both day and night visits

Thank Lezli P
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
See more reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful- fun to just walk the area here too. We didnt go inside, but rather close to it. Great place to let the kids run a bit too.

Thank Jennifer M
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC

Travellers who viewed Washington Monument also viewed

 

Been to Washington Monument? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing