Allie Coleman

Washington Monument

Builder

The monument was built by Pierre Charles L'Enfant. Started in 1814 and was finished in December 6,1884.

What's it Made Of

It is made out of granite, marble. And made in memory of George Washington .

Location

Located in Washington D.C. In the mall of the White House.

Cool Fact

Every July 4th they set off fire works above the monument.

Interesting Fact

Organization Pope IX donated a stone from the Temple of Concorde .

Restoration

Restoration project was started in 1900s and reopened in 2001.

Bibliography

"George Washington" Britannic School. 2014.

"George Washington". Gale Student Resources in Context. 2010.

Image. Upi Collection. 2009.