Washington Monument

The Mall, between 14th and 17th Sts., NW.
Washington, District Of Columbia

Historic Document

Washington Monument is located in District of Columbia County, District Of Columbia certified as a historic location on Saturday October 15, 1966. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Landscape, Recreation And Culture, more specifically a Monument/Marker, Park. Washington Monument was nominated by as a historic location by Federal Agency based on Event, Architecture/Engineering, Person and its significance in Landscape Architecture, Engineering, Politics/Government, Architecture.

Washington Monument Information

Ownership Type: Federal
Type of Resource: Structure
Historically Significant Names Associated With This Location: Washington,George
Historically Significant Years Associated With This Location: 1848, 1889
Level of Governmental Significance: National
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Restricted Archeological Site: Not Listed as a Restricted Site
Federal Agency Responsible for This Location: National Park Service

Washington Monument Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 1061
Number of historically contributing buildings: 2
Number of historically contributing sites: 1
Number of historically contributing structures: 1
Number of historically contributing objects: 1
Number of noncontributing buildings: 7
Number of noncontributing sites: 0
Number of noncontributing structures: 1
Number of noncontributing objects: 0
Related Sections:
Washington Historic Locations District of Columbia County Historic Locations District Of Columbia Historic Locations