The Fold  ·   October 31, 2013

Rare air: Scaling the Washington Monument

- Get a rare look at Washington, D.C., and the Washington Monument, from the scaffolding that surrounds the obelisk. Repair work is drawing to a close on marble damaged in the 2011 earthquake. The Post's Whitney Leaming goes for a climb to see the monument up close. ()

- Get a rare look at Washington, D.C., and the Washington Monument, from the scaffolding that surrounds the obelisk. Repair work is drawing to a close on marble damaged in the 2011 earthquake. The Post's Whitney Leaming goes for a climb to see the monument up close. ()

Rare air: Scaling the Washington Monument (2:23)

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