Washington Monument

By:Bonnie Archer

The Story

The Washington Monument was built in 1848, it took 23 years to build. It was in honor of George Washington. They needed to put it where people could see it, Robert Mills designed this historical monument.

Fun Facts

Monument Fun Facts

It was made to honor the 1st president.

No building in Washington was allowed to be taller than the Washington Monument.

The Cover was made out of Marble from Mary Land.

It was made out of Marble,Sandstone, and Granite.