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George Washington Masonic National Memorial

101 Callahan Dr, Alexandria, VA 22301-2751
+1 703-683-2007
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A Hidden Gem in Alexandria

I had previously visited this memorial (pre-tripadviser days) when I lived in the DC area decades... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Lee5608
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Woodbury, New Jersey
Good place to run

GW Masonic monument is nearby King Street Station and Braddock Place. One mile or two so it's good... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
dudeman8
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101 Callahan Dr, Alexandria, VA 22301-2751
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I had previously visited this memorial (pre-tripadviser days) when I lived in the DC area decades ago. So I figured I would take a look for old times sake. Nothing much had changed for me, but you will enjoy the museum and the collections. If...More

Thank Lee5608
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

GW Masonic monument is nearby King Street Station and Braddock Place. One mile or two so it's good for a run up and back. Once you get up there you are afforded a panoramic view of Alexendria and DC. I find it a nice place...More

Thank dudeman8
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have taken several guests to tour the Memorial, and they are always impressed with its history, architecture, art, and grandeur. But the coolest this is when the upper-level scenic overlook "catwalk" is open--the views are exceptional.

Thank Debra L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you are a Mason this one should be on your bucket list. The building is amazing and the grounds are beautiful. The tour cost 15 dollars and it gets you a guided tour of multiple floors and the roof which has great views of...More

Thank Erik S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We took a tour on the trolley that took us past here. It is a beautiful building. We didn't get off and go in.

Thank Loretta V
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had a wonderful tour. Felt a little rushed though. There was a lot to see and we would have wished to spend more time in the different areas but were only allowed 10-15 minutes per area. The viewing deck alone deserved 15-20 minutes! Alas, the...More

Thank JanReads
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It is a little bit pricy to visit it. If you want to go up to see a view you have to take a tour. And it cost you $15. If you can't make it to catch any tour but you want to just see...More

Thank Anna G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The memorial opens at 9a.m. We arrived a few minutes before 9a.m. Plenty of parking and a short walk to the main entrance. There is an entrance closer to the parking lot for those who may have problems with the stairs. It was Easter, there...More

Thank teresa3000
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visit Old town of Alexandria and stop by this place. Did not go in because it required ticket to go in. A location to see old town from the hill.

Thank Ben R
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We learnt loads on our tour, saw some incredible artifacts, and enjoyed brilliant views of Alexandria from the top of the tower. Very knowledgeable and informative guide, and a very interesting place to visit, particularly if (like me) you don't know much about freemasonry.

Thank Jacinta H
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Lois L
not sure about ticket for infant depending how old. Tour is long with talking. You can tour on your own without a group and I believe that is free. take the King Street trolley to the end of the line and you do have a little hike, like up a big hill by road or hike the stairs. There must be parking but we walked. Also, Metro has a stop at the bottom of the hill. no restaurant inside but on King Street lots and also at the bottom of the hill on King Street
14 November 2016|
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Response from JohnVeldhuis | Reviewed this property |
I think there are many other areas but the memorial with a child? NO
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James C. C
Are they open on Veterans Day and Saturday ? What are the hours?
11 November 2016|
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Response from Lois L | Reviewed this property |
tours are only offed certain hours..must do the tour and go to the top...a must do to the top walkway.. that was our highlight
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