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As one of the most recognizable landmarks in the US, the Washington Monument is a must-visit attraction for visitors to Washington D.C. This towering obelisk stands over 500 feet tall, offering breathtaking views of the city and its famous monuments. Whether you're a history buff or simply looking for a memorable sightseeing experience, the Washington Monument is an iconic destination that's not to be missed.

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The Washington Monument is an iconic symbol of American history and democracy. Rising to a height of 555 feet, it is the tallest stone structure in the world and provides stunning views of Washington D.C. Visitors can take an elevator to the top to experience the breathtaking panoramic views of the city and learn about the monument's history and construction at the onsite museum.

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  • Weekend in Washington DC

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    These monumental locations have maintained their status as bucket list-worthy travel destinations. Whether it's the iconic Hollywood sign that transports you into a movie or the dirt roads of Route 66, these landmarks are distinguished in how they have influenced culture across the US. Inspiring natural wonders, incredible architecture, sobering memorials, and outright stunning achievements of humanity: enjoy our Seeker-approved list of the most iconic landmarks in the US.
  • Iconic Travel Landmarks

    seeker (Seeker Editors)
    Mark the occasion- literally, with these incredible travel landmarks across the planet. These destinations represent history and culture and have drawn travelers from all corners of the globe to take in their magnificence. Enjoy the view from The Empire State Building in NYC or snap a pic in front of the Leaning Tower of Pisa in Italy. Become a part of history- let's explore these iconic Travel Landmarks.
  • Kid Friendly Things to do in Washington DC

    chiefseeker (Jody Vandergriff)
    I took my 10 year old on a mom and son trip to DC in Nov 2019 and we had the most incredible time. These were our favorite spots. Book tickets early as many of these sites sell out.

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