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Washington Monument Earthquake

It's About Time!

AP | Posted 03.26.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — The National Park Service says the Washington Monument will reopen to visitors May 12 after being closed for nearly three years du...

LOOK: How Illuminating!

AP | BRETT ZONGKER | Posted 09.07.2013 | DC

WASHINGTON -- While the Washington Monument is closed for earthquake damage repairs over the next year, 488 lamps will restore the marble tower's glow...

WHOA! See The Top Of The Washington Monument In This Amazing Video

AP | Posted 07.15.2013 | DC

WASHINGTON — The Washington Monument is now covered in scaffolding from top to bottom. The completion of the scaffolding on Monday is a milesto...

PHOTOS: Washington Monument Earthquake Damage Worse Than First Thought

The Huffington Post | Craig Kanalley | Posted 10.25.2011 | Politics

Shortly after the rare 5.8 earthquake in Virginia rattled Washington D.C. Tuesday, a Park Service spokesman said there was "absolutely no damage" to t...