National Museum of African American History and Culture
DC by Foot
Guides for this free, tip-based walking tour dispense intriguing stories and historical details on different walks covering the National...
US Holocaust Memorial Museum
For a deep understanding of the Holocaust – its victims, perpetrators and bystanders – this harrowing museum is a must-see. The main...
The open-air Sylvan Theater, a stone's throw from the Washington Monument, hosts a variety of performances. The summer evening military...
2 15th St NW · interesting places nearby
Washington Monument information
Just peaking at 555ft (and 5in), the Washington Monument is the tallest building in the district. It took two phases of construction to complete; note the different hues of the stone. Tickets are free but must be reserved from the kiosk , or you can order them in advance by calling the National Park Service .