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Albert Einstein Memorial

Albert Einstein Memorial

Albert Einstein Memorial with its 21 foot bronze statue was dedicated in 1979.

It's across the street from Vietnam Veterans Memorial on Constitution Avenue.

A star map at Einstein's feet is embedded with more than 2,700 metal studs representing the positions of the sun, moon, planets and stars on April 22, 1979 when memorial was dedicated.

In Einstein's left hand is a paper with mathematical equations summarizing three of his most important scientific contributions including the theory of relativity.

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Admission: Free

Tickets: No

Open: Everyday

Hours: 24 hours

   
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