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    The Washington Monument is an obelisk on the National Mall in Washington, D.C., built to commemorate the first U.S. president, General George Washington. The monument, made of marble, granite, and bluestone gneiss,[1] is both the world's tallest stone structure and the world's tallest obelisk, standing 555 feet 51⁄8 inches

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    • Amy Gagnon-Playfair

      Washington Monument, Washington DC. Completed in 1884 to commemorate George Washington, commander-in-chief of the Continental Army and the first American president. The monument, made of marble, granite, and bluestone gneiss, is both the world's tallest stone structure and the world's tallest obelisk, standing 555 feet 5 1⁄8 inches tall.

    • Alana Shaw

      washington monument~ washington dc. Fred & I walked every step to the top~great view from the top!

    • Karen Reynolds

      Washington Monument, Washington DC. I went with my oldest son and his class.

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      Washington Monument, Washington, DC May 2013

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