If you have the flair for debating and the wits to churn out political facts, then this guided tour is for the likes of you! Brace yourself for an outside excursion amidst deep discussions about the future and politics of the United States while gazing at the Capitol, the Supreme Court, and the Library of Congress.
Make new acquaintances over deep conversation while strolling through history as you pass by historic places the Old Navy Hospital, and the Marine Corp Barracks.
From 01 Jan: Daily except Sunday & Monday
2 hoursStart time
On the east side of Capitol building between the guard posts on the Capitol side of the intersection, where First St. NE, First St. SE, and East Capitol St. NE meet.
Marine Barracks, 8th & I St. SE, Washington, DC
Washington, DC is incomplete without a visit to the Capitol Hill which is home to America’s legislative and judicial branches. The hot seat of American governmental policies and politics, this tour by foot lets you socialize and put forth your opinion over a friendly battle of words while in the presence of the magnificent Capitol Hill - one of America’s most famous historic neighborhood!
The giant domed structure of the iconic Capitol Building is the signature representation of America in the movies. Rightfully starting the tour in front of it prepares you for a fact filled afternoon.
Walk down the historic 8th Street while engaging discussions. Let the thoughts roll out freely but also remember to keep them friendly! Strolling through, you’ll be crossing many historic places like the Old Navy Hospital, and the Marine Corp Barracks. By day these places are a buzz with senators and lawyers but by night, it transforms into a food gully giving away gastronomic delights!
Then, head over to the east of the Capitol to visit the Old Navy Hospital, a landmark made in Italian and Greek architectural styles, it is a facility that took care of injured sailors and marines during the war.
This is followed by the Marine Corp Barracks, a significant addition to the lane right after the Civil War, this still supports the ceremonial and security missions in the capital.
Finally, the tour draws to its end at the oldest commercial complex in the city, the Barrack’s Row.
The tour will end at Marine Barracks, 8th & I St. SE, Washington, DC
Voucher information: No need to print! If you are travelling with a smartphone or tablet you can present your voucher on your device for this activity upon collecting your tickets.
Peaceful demonstrations, a mainstay of life in Washington, DC, may slightly alter routes, but they also add to the enrichment of the experience!
Please wear comfortable shoes as the tour involves fair amount of walking.
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