photo by Brian Miller
Making the Monumental City: Phase I of the Washington Monument's Construction 1815-1820
Sunday, October 7, 2018 1:00 pmEnds
Sunday, October 7, 2018 1:45 pm
Tour InformationQuantity Available
20 /tourTour Times
- Guided Tour #1: 1PM-1:45PM
About the Event
This tour will discuss the first phase of the Washington Monument’s construction, its architect, craftsmen, and suppliers. The tour will highlight the complexity and scale of this building project and what is meant to the city of Baltimore and the nation.
About the Tour Guide:
Dr. Lance Humphries is the Executive Director of the Mount Vernon Place Conservancy, and oversaw the 2014-15 award-winning restoration of the Washington Monument.