Area Landmarks

Jefferson Memorial, Washington, DCJefferson Memorial – Washington, DC
The Jefferson Memorial was completed in 1943, and by the late 1990s this venerable monument needed some revitalization. Walter L. Phillips worked closely with the architect, contractor, and government to update [read more…]


National Portrait Gallery, Washington, DCNational Portrait Gallery – Washington, DC
The historic landmarked Old Patent Office Building was constructed over a 30 year period before the Civil War. In 1968, the building was converted to the Smithsonian American Art Museum and National Portrait Gallery. In 2006, after undergoing extensive [read more…]


Lincoln Memorial, Washington, DCLincoln Memorial – Washington, DC
This tribute to the 16th president was completed in 1922 and added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1966. As the twentieth century drew to a close, the National Park Service planned to refurbish the monument and update the surrounding [read more…]


Other WLP area landmark projects include:

  • Pentagon Memorial Visitors Center – Arlington, VA