Designed by John Russell Pope, this Roman-style monument to Thomas Jefferson, the nation's third president and author of the ... More
Thomas Jefferson Memorial
Designed by John Russell Pope, this Roman-style monument to Thomas Jefferson, the nation's third president and author of the Declaration of Independence, is elegant and simple. Jefferson's 19-foot statue stands within, surrounded by some of his most inspirational writings. This is a perfect after-dinner destination. At night, the view of the Washington Monument across the tidal basin is one of the most attractive in Washington, especially when the cherry blossoms are in bloom.
This monument is not only a memorial to the nation's 32nd president, but also to the people of his time.
The monument stretches along the Tidal Basin with four outdoor gallery rooms and is connected by granite passageways. Each ...
This 52 acre park is located north of the Reflecting Pool amid the capital's many famous monuments and memorials. A
beautiful place for a stroll, the paths wind through the trees taking you to Vietnam Veterans Memorial , a ...
One of Washington's newest memorials, the Korean War Veterans Memorial pays tribute to the many who fought in the Korean
War. Located near the Lincoln Memorial, this monument features statues of 19 soldiers carefully making their way through unknown ...