National Mall and Memorial ParksThe Washington Monument honors George Washington, hero of the American Revolution and first president of the United States. When this stunning stone obelisk was completed in 1884, it was the tallest building in the world. Today the monument towers over Washington, DC, reminding us of Washington's life and legacy, including the capital city that bears his name.
|Placed By||National Park Service, U.S. Department of the Interior|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Monday, October 30th, 2017 at 7:03am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||18S E 323638 N 4306522|
|Decimal Degrees||38.88988333, -77.03346667|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 38° 53.393', W 77° 2.008'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||38° 53' 23.58" N, 77° 2' 0.48" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Area Code(s)||202, 301|
|Which side of the road?||Marker is on the right when traveling South|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 50-98 15th St NW, Washington DC 20024, US|
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