How Do You Order Tickets for the Washington Monument?

How Do You Order Tickets for the Washington Monument?

Tickets for the Washington Monument are available free in person at the monument and for advance purchase online at Recreation.gov. Tickets are available daily on a first-come, first-served basis at the Washington Monument Lodge. Each ticket is valid for a specific time slot.

The Washington Monument is open daily from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., and tickets are on sale until 4 p.m. The monument serves as a tribute to George Washington and builders completed it in 1884. It is the world's tallest free-standing stone structure at over 550 feet. The observation area at 500 feet offers scenic views of the city.