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Washington monument to reopen after quake damage repairs completed

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Washington monument to reopen after quake damage repairs completed

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The Washington Monument is set to reopen after undergoing years of repairs following an earthquake in 2011.

The landmark, honouring America’s first president, suffered significant structural damage.

A ceremony, open to the public, will mark the reopening with visitors then able to tour the attraction.