Washington D.C. is a city of monuments- honoring our heroes, celebrating our victories and mourning our losses. Now, see these monuments as never before- in stunning high-definition!
From the War Memorials to the monuments honoring America’s Founding Fathers to Arlington’s Eternal Flame, appreciate Washington’s greatest memorials on a whole new level. You’ll learn not only the mechanics of these precious structures (for example, the Washington Monument is a dizzying 555 feet high!) but the often overlooked stories of how these monuments came to be the emotional epicenter of the city, and perhaps our nation.
To walk among these lasting memorials is to feel what it is to be an American. Take a journey through the heart of our nation’s history as only Smithsonian Networks can host.