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The Monument is in front of the Museum and it is an amazing site to behold. The City planners... read more

Reviewed April 10, 2019
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Washington monument near Forge valley Pensilvania

Beautiful monument Forge valley in Pennsylvania Old home a must see place Well maintained and old... read more

Reviewed March 16, 2019
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Mount Holly, New Jersey
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Reviewed April 10, 2019

The Monument is in front of the Museum and it is an amazing site to behold. The City planners definitely deserve kudos because it is perfectly placed to display it's majesty. Ultimately it is a park area for one to visit and take great pics....More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed March 16, 2019 via mobile

Beautiful monument Forge valley in Pennsylvania Old home a must see place Well maintained and old memories .

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed December 20, 2018

Standing tall at the end of the Benjamin Franklin Parkwat, just across from the steps of the Philadelphia Art Museum

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Gene L
Reviewed November 25, 2018 via mobile

Of all the statuary in Philadelphia this is the best. DO not miss this. This is a huge statue with George Washington on a horse on top. There is sculpture all around. All four corners under the corners and on the steps. One corner is...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed October 25, 2018

Across the road from Rocky you will find the splendid and rather grand Washington monument, worth a wander across to soak up the vast and impressive size of it all, well worth a pit-stop.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank TeamWard
Reviewed July 11, 2018

This beautiful bronze statue depicting George Washington. i was told by someone that body and horse was not him nor his horse. Wonder how true that story was. It is right next to the Rocky steps and the Art Museum. Nice photo op.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank matjaz2002
Reviewed March 19, 2018

Located in Eakins Oval, beautiful and huge statue of Washington on a horse. Makes a much better picture than the insignificant Rocky statue in front. Visited in June 2016.

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed March 18, 2018

To me this is the biggest and best monument in Philly. Not just the main statue in the center , but also all the surrounding statues in this park. Great work and huge! This to me is the most important monument. Parking expensive next door...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Rockiroads
Reviewed November 12, 2017

Located at the Eakins Oval in front of the Philadelphia Museum of Art, this area is worth a visit. This is a beautiful statue and park. The Rocky statue and steps are right across the road.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank RandyRoss
Reviewed October 29, 2017

We visited shortly after dusk with the gentle moonlight and a slight fog. It was extremely impressive.

Date of experience: October 2017
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