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Memorials and Monuments Tour

Location Marker Washington, DC
Review Star 4.6 (323)
Clock Icon 11:00AM
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Some Presidents Were Larger Than Life

Did you know that, on the day of his inauguration, Abraham Lincoln had to be sneaked into the Capitol? There was a bounty on his head and Southern spies were gunning for him.

Washington Dc is full of little Easter eggs. Wherever you look, there's something to marvel at. Don't believe us? in 1980, the National Cathedral held a competition- they wanted a new gargoyle. Hundreds of kids cast their votes. Today, thanks to that competition, one of the most prestigious religious buildings on the Hill has a massive stone Darth Vader. That's the sort of oftentimes bizarre things you'll come upon in Washington DC.

"I've been a resident of Washington for over 30 years. Friend of mine wanted me to go on the tour with him. Blew my mind. Full of interesting nuggets that really make you appreciate your town in a whole new light."

What Is Our Memorials and Monuments Tour About?

Our Memorials and Monuments tour takes you on a trip through the past. Slinging you from the Korean War, all the way to our nation's fight for independence. On this tour you will come face to face, through memorials and monuments, with some of out biggest struggles, and hardships, tragedies- and rejoice in the American spirit and its will to perservere.

What You Will See On This Tour:

Our walking tour takes you through 2.1 miles of Washington DC real estate, where you will visit diffrent sites linked to our history, amongst them:

  • The Vietnam Veterans Memorial
  • The Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial
  • The statue of Albert Einstein
  • The Washington Monument
  • ...and many more

We will stop at each site and share secrets at each. Retell the story and some of the tidbits about the people and events that inspired them.

Come join us on this tear-jerker tour, and experience the might, the power, and the passion of the American Spirit and explore Washington DC like never before.

"America was not built on fear. America was built on courage, on imagination and an unbeatable determination to do the job at hand."

- President Harry S. Truman

Additional Info

Meeting point address: Washington Monument

Duration: Approximately 2 hours

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Important Information

Easy E-Check in

No need to print anything out. Just show up, and the tour guide will mark you present! Please save your email confirmation handy on your phone for reference.

Walking Tour

This tour is a walking tour.

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