In light of last year's quake, National Park Service officials are conducting a survey to determine the exact status of D.C.'s currently-shuttered Washington Monument.
National Park Service officials say the crack in the 91,000 ton Washington Monument caused by Tuesday's earthquake measures four feet long by one inch wide. Located at the top of the 555-foot structure, the landmark will remain clos... Read Post
Cracking was found in the stones at the top of the Washington Monument Tuesday evening, the National Park Service reported. The crack was located in one of the triangular faces at the top of the monument. It runs at an angle, and me... Read Post