The Washington Monument is closed for repairs due to an earthquake on August 23, 2011.
At the National Mall and Memorial Parks, kids can become a Junior Ranger and earn their very own junior ranger badge!
Occasionally, special activities are available for kids. Check the Schedule of Park Events for upcoming ranger programs and junior ranger activities.
The Washington Monument was the tallest building in the world when it was completed in 1884.
Last Updated: 02/15/2014