Washington Monument

  • Mya admired the Washington Monument when she was in D.C. in June 2017.
  • Cassie captioned her group shot here in May 2017, “Memorial Day Tea.”
  • “Right at ya, Freedom!” is what Ali Larter said while pointing at the monument in April 2017.
  • Katharine McPhee did a kick when she checked out this landmark in April 2017 and said, “I love you Amurica.”
  • Shannen Doherty made her way to the Washington Monument during “a quick trip to #DC with my #bff” in March 2017.
  • Matt Lanter stopped by to see this monument in March 2017.
  • Kelly Rowland walked by the Washington Monument with her husband and son Titan Witherspoon in January 2017.
  • When Zendaya visited this historic site in October 2016, she shared, “Today I knelt down and touched the ground where the words ‘I have a dream’ were spoken in 1963…we have so much work left to do, I promise I won’t let you down Dr. King.”
  • Jamie Lynn Sigler said “Hi DC” as she passed by this monument in September 2016.
  • Cindy Crawford came here in June 2016 and said, “Love combining a morning walk and sightseeing!”
  • America Ferrera was “In DC with my girl” in June 2016 and joked that they were photobombed by the monument.
  • Katharine McPhee had some trouble trying to frame herself, her mom, and the Washington Monument in the same photo in May 2016.
  • Scandal fan Demi Lovato stopped by the monument in May 2016 and joked that she was “running after Olivia and Fitz.”
  • Hilary Swank did her best to snap a selfie of the “Washington Monument, me and Mom” in May 2016.
  • Karlie Kloss took a break from bicycling to try to touch the top of the monument in a well-placed picture here in May 2016.
  • Penn Badgley stared up at the supremely tall Washington Monument in April 2016.
  • While in Washington D.C. in April 2016 and taking a look at this national memorial, Tamera Mowry declared, “I love this city.”
  • Josh Gad wandered around Washington DC in March 2016 and “for the grand finale” of his tour, he shared a photo of the Washington Monument “peeking out through the stunning #cherryblossoms.”
  • Miranda Kerr gazed out at the Washington Monument on the arm of her boyfriend in March 2016.
  • Heather Morris said “Ello DC” when she sat to see the Washington Monument in October 2015.
  • Kevin McHale was at “Tourist level 100” when he was here in September 2015.
  • Melissa Joan Hart, her son Mason, and some friends “Took a wonderful walking tour of the monuments in DC” in May 2015 thanks to DC Insider Tours. She said, “What a day of learning and observing and bonding!”
  • Julianne Hough congratulated Brooks Laich on a win in April 2015 with a picture of them in front of the Washington Monument.
  • The night before the November 2014 Concert For Valour, Jessie J scoped out the spot she’d be performing in, saying “Where you see ground will be feet tomorrow… 800k people are expected. What a rush.”
  • Elizabeth Banks did some “DC strolling” by this obelisk in October 2014.
  • Designer Thakoon Panichgul thought the Washington Monument dedicated to George Washington “Looks like a movie backdrop” when he was touring some “#textbookhistory” spots in October 2014.

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