The Thomas Jefferson Memorial, modeled after the Pantheon of Rome, is America's foremost memorial to our third president. As an original adaptation of Neoclassical architecture, it is a key landmark in the monumental core of Washington, DC The circular, colonnaded structure in the classic style was introduced to this country by Thomas Jefferson. Architect John Russell Pope used Jefferson's own architectural tastes in the design of the Memorial.
Uploaded on 11/16/2012 9:02:51 AM
Made with Nikon D90 Digital SLR Camera
Read Photo Discussion
Sign in to make this photo a Favorite
© isabel C. Zepeda
Join the photo sharing fun!
Sign in to make photographer a Favorite
Copyright for this gallery photo belongs solely to
isabel C. Zepeda
Images may not be copied, downloaded, or used in any way without the expressed, written permission of the photographer.
Contact the photographer