Operating Hours & Seasons

Operating Hours

The Washington Monument is open daily except on July 4 (Independence Day) and December 25 (Christmas).

The Washington Monument is open daily:


  • Regular Hours: 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Last tour begins by 4:00 p.m.
  • Summer Hours: (Memorial Day to Labor Day) 9:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. Last tour begins by 9:00 p.m.

Tickets are required to enter the Washington Monument. For more information, please visit our Fees and Passes page.



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Mailing Address:

900 Ohio Drive SW
Washington , DC 20024

Phone:

(202) 426-6841
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