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Thomas Jefferson Memorial

76 locals recommend ·

Tips from locals

Julie
Julie
August 08, 2019
Outstanding year-round, but spectacular when the cherry trees are blossoming.
Kristen
Kristen
June 10, 2019
One of our favorite monuments in DC. Beautiful views of the tidal basin and Washington monument in the background and lots of space to walk around and explore.
Keith
Keith
April 28, 2019
With marble steps and iconic columns, the Thomas Jefferson Memorial is a smaller version of the Roman Pantheon, and its interior walls contain inscriptions from the Declaration of Independence. It’s especially spectacular during the spring cherry blossom season but is still a must-stop year-round.
Steve, Tracy And Katch
Steve, Tracy And Katch
October 11, 2018
Memorial to President Jefferson - Right on the Tidal Basin, free concerts in the summer!
Christina
Christina
August 24, 2018
Tourists usually forget about this one...but highly recommend!

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Location
701 East Basin Drive Southwest
Washington, DC 20242
Southwest Washington
Phone+1 202-426-6841
Websitenps.gov