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Jars Found In Baltimore’s Washington Monument Time Capsule

Historic find. For the second time during the restoration of the Washington Monument in Mount Vernon, a time capsule has been found.

02/18/2015

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Baltimore’s Washington Monument Cornerstone Believed Found

A conservancy group says it believes the original cornerstone of Baltimore’s Washington Monument has been discovered.

02/17/2015

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Is The Washington Monument Shrinking?

Government surveyors have determined a new height for the Washington Monument that’s nearly 10 inches shorter than what has been thought for more than 130 years, officials will announce Monday.

02/16/2015

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100-Year-Old Time Capsule Moved To Walters Art Museum

Amazing discovery. A multi-million dollar restoration project at the Washington Monument in Baltimore reveals a rare find.

10/29/2014

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Baltimore’s Restored Washington Monument Comes Out Of Its Cocoon

A major phase is wrapping up in the restoration of Baltimore’s Washington Monument.

10/21/2014

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Your City Guide to Washington D.C.

Refer to this guide to the best dining, lodging and attractions in Washington D.C.

08/19/2014

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Best Places In America To Celebrate The 4th Of July

In celebration of Independence Day, several cities across the nation are hosting fun-filled activities by day and then concluding with spectacular pyrotechnic shows that can be viewed from miles away. Here are five of the best places in America to celebrate the Fourth of July

06/17/2014

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Washington Monument Elevator Examined After 60 Walked Down Nearly 900 Steps

The National Park Service says it is investigating what caused the elevator at the Washington Monument to malfunction two days after the building reopened.

05/22/2014

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Washington Monument Reopening After Earthquake

It took nearly three years and $15 million to do it but Monday, the Washington Monument is once again open to the public.

05/12/2014

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‘American Idol’ To Help Reopen Washington Monument

“American Idol” winner Candice Glover will help reopen the Washington Monument, which has been closed since a 2011 earthquake.

04/30/2014

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Baltimore’s Washington Monument Gets Makeover

Baltimore’s own Washington Monument is in the midst of a multi-million dollar makeover.

04/02/2014

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Washington Monument Finally About To Reopen

The high point of Washington DC has had kind of a low profile the last few years—but that’s about to change.

03/26/2014

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