Washington Dc National Mall and Capitol Hill Small-Group Tour
If you are looking for a wonderful opportunity you will love being at the mall in Washington DC. This is going to be a small group tour that leaves you excited and thrilled. It will be a really special time for you and you will not want to miss out on this tremendous opportunity to explore and have fun this will be something great and you will have the time of your life. You will be part of a small group which ensures that you are given a great tour and you will have the time of your life. It will last five hours and you will be able to see a lot of new and exciting things. You will start At the archives which are a very beautiful neoclassic building and you will be able to enjoy the temporal of American history. This will be a great chance for you to read the Declaration of Independence as well as the Constitution.
You will get to experience the history of the place as well as read the Bill of Rights and the Federalist papers which are some of the most important documents in the history of the country there are so many things for you to see and do that you will not want to miss out on this opportunity. It will be a wonderful time for you and you will be filled with a lot of happiness enjoy.
This will be something special and you will be able to really have fun and enjoy yourself. This will be a special adventure and one you will not forget as well. If you're looking to really have fun then you have come to the right place.
Start at the Archives, a neoclassical building that acts as a temple to American history. Once inside. Your expert guide will introduce you to the Declaration of Independence and the Constitution while observing the original documents. These papers, alongside the Bill of Rights and the Federalist Papers, are all signed by the prominent statesmen and founding fathers like Alexander Hamilton. Moving to the Public Vaults Exhibits, you'll come face to face with letters from George Washington and John F. Kennedy. You'll even see the Emancipation Proclamation, which, in 1863, led to the abolishment of slavery. Finally, in the Rubenstein Gallery, you'll examine more historical documents like the Magna Carta of 1297, written well before the United States was even conceived, yet pivotal in influencing the other documents that you'll experience in the Archives. By the end, you will have witnessed firsthand the humble documentation that created the world's most powerful country.
After a lunch break, we'll talk politics and history as we trace Washington DC's evolution from a swamp to the capital of one of the world's most influential nations. Explore the City Upon a Hill with a knowledgeable guide who will show you Capitol Hill — the place where it all happens in the United States. Learn about the main buildings including the Capitol and the Supreme Court. Visit the magnificent exteriors while popping inside the Main Reading Room of the Library of Congress, as well exploring Thomas Jefferson's library and inspecting a real Gutenberg Bible. The tour may include a visit to a courtroom and tickets may be available for a tour of the Capitol's interior.
Pickup & Return:
Lafayette Park at 16th St and H St NW
Departure Times: 10am
- Small-group tour
- Transport by private vehicle from National Mall to Capitol Hill
- Walking tour
Does not include:
- Food and drinks
- Gratuities (optional)
- Hotel pickup and drop-off
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Maximum of 10 people per booking
- Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
- A moderate amount of walking is involved
- Minimum numbers apply. This tour will not run without a minimum of 3 guests to meet requirements. In the event of this occurring, you will be offered an alternative or full refund
Notes: The tour route may be affected by national celebrations. When this occurs, we will provide guests with an alternative route still being able to see all the highlights on the tour. In these cases we are unable to provide refunds or discounts. No large bags or suitcases are allowed during this tour. We recommend comfortable shoes, a bottle of water, umbrella in case of rain and hat during summer. Due to increased security measures at many attractions some can't be visited from the inside.