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Washington National Cathedral Admission Ticket

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    Visit: Washington National Cathedral, 3101 Wisconsin Ave NW, Washington DC, DC 20016-5000

    President Theodore Roosevelt witnessed the laying of the Cathedral’s foundation Stone in 1907, 83 years later, President George H.W. Bush attended its completion in 1990. Every visitor to our Nation's Capital is encouraged to explore the must-see details of the Cathedral’s Dramatic Art and Architecture, including: 

    • Exquisite stained glass windows and statues, showing sacred events connecting humanity with the divine, as well as a celebration of our nation's proud history
    • The Canterbury Pulpit, which has featured speakers including U.S. presidents, evangelist Billy Graham and the Dalai Lama, and is where Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. delivered his final Sunday sermon
    • President Woodrow Wilson’s Tomb, which features a crusader’s sword to symbolize his valiant battle for peace following World War, as well as stained glass windows commemorating his life
    • The Space Window, a stained glass window that includes a moon rock presented to the Cathedral by Apollo 11 astronauts Buzz Aldrin, Neil Armstrong and Michael Collins 
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    Reviewed 4 days ago

    We loved touring the National Cathedral in Washington DC. It’s amazing to see old world Medieval architecture in the US. Highly recommend!

    Date of experience: August 2019
    Thank 2014_Super_mom
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    Took the Gargoyle tour today with Andrew. He was so passionate about the tour it was infectious to everyone. I loved being able to see the figures up close ahead of time and then being able to see them on the cathedral. Highly recommended.

    Thank dianemT6036YH
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Being a metropolitan area resident, I visit the cathedral regularly, and indeed I have written a review of it in the past. However this review is rather special. As a fund raiser to help pay for earthquake repairs, they have started building a Lego model...More

    Date of experience: July 2019
    1  Thank Ed C
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    I have been to many cathedrals in Europe and this one is just as beautiful! But not as creepy as there are only a few crypts - including Helen Keller. It's off the Mall though so do your research! Taking the bus and metro is...More

    1  Thank musicgirl911
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    Amazing architecture and extremely knowledgeable tour guide made for an unforgettable experience! This is a must see for any visitor to DC. Don’t miss the 7th story observation area for views of the entire city.

    Date of experience: July 2019
    Thank ontheroadagain623
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