Walking Food Tour Of The Historic U Street and Shaw Neighborhoods
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Duration: 3 hours
Looking for a fun and delicious way to explore the Greater Washington, D.C. area? Look no further than the Walking Food Tour of the Historic U Street and Shaw Neighborhoods! This three-hour walking tour takes you through some of the most vibrant and culturally rich neighborhoods in the city, with stops at popular local eateries along the way.
Starting at the U Street metro station, your expert guide will lead you through the historic U Street corridor, once known as the "Black Broadway" for its thriving music scene in the early 20th century. You'll learn about the history of the neighborhood and its significance to the African American community, while also sampling a variety of savory and sweet treats from local favorites like Ben's Chili Bowl and Duke's Grocery.
As you make your way through the lively Shaw neighborhood, your taste buds will be treated to even more diverse and delicious offerings, from authentic Ethiopian cuisine to mouth-watering handmade donuts. Along the way, your guide will also point out local landmarks and hidden gems, such as the historic Lincoln Theatre and the mural-covered alleys of Blagden Alley and Naylor Court.
This walking food tour is perfect for foodies and history buffs alike, offering an immersive and tasty way to explore the cultural richness of the Greater D.C. area. You'll walk approximately 1.5 miles over the course of three hours, so comfortable shoes and weather-appropriate clothing are recommended.
Don't miss this opportunity to experience the vibrant flavors and fascinating history of one of Washington, D.C.'s most iconic neighborhoods. Book your Walking Food Tour of the Historic U Street and Shaw Neighborhoods today!
|Walking Food Tour Of The Historic U Street and Shaw Neighborhoods: U St Food Tour 11:30|
|Available 9/30/2023 until 12/31/2023 View Detailed Schedule|
|3 hour walking tour covering 2 miles in historic U Street and Shaw Neighborhoods. Our food tour goes to local stops for mouthwatering food and brews, and visits cultural and historic stops too!|
- What methods of transportation does the Walking Food Tour Of The Historic U Street and Shaw Neighborhoods use?
This is a walking tour.
- Approximately how long does the Walking Food Tour Of The Historic U Street and Shaw Neighborhoods last?
It lasts approximately 3 hours.
- For what ages is the tour appropriate?
Great for all ages.
- Is photography / video recording allowed on the Walking Food Tour Of The Historic U Street and Shaw Neighborhoods?