Explore the famous monuments and war memorials of Washington, DC by the light of night on this private, 3-hour, sightseeing tour. Hop aboard a comfortable van and enjoy an educational and entertaining narrated history of the nation’s capital. See the White House and the United States Capitol, plus the Lincoln Memorial, the Vietnam Veterans Memorial, the Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial, the National Mall, and more. It’s a great way to see the DC region and its many attractions — a truly unique look at the iconic monuments of Washington, DC by night.
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Stop At: Capitol Hill, First St and East Capitil St NE, Washington DC, DC 20004
The evening tour begins with local hotel pickup, then a visit to Capitol Hill for a stop at the United States Capitol Building. The Capitol is among the most architecturally impressive and symbolically important buildings in the world. The Senate and the House of Representatives have met here for more than two centuries. Begun in 1793, the Capitol has been built, burnt, rebuilt, extended, and restored; today, it stands as a monument not only to its builders but also to the American people and their government.
Pass By: National Mall, Constitution Ave NW, Washington DC, DC 20565
Ride along the National Mall to see the Smithsonian Museums and the Washington Monument by the light of night.
Pass By: Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History, 10th Street and Constitution Ave, Washington DC, DC 20560
Established in 1910 and located on the National Mall, this prestigious museum, part of the Smithsonian Institution, holds the world's most extensive collection of natural history specimens and human artifacts including the remains of dinosaurs and tools used by early man.
Stop At: 2 Lincoln Memorial Cir NW, Washington DC, DC 20037
"In this temple, as in the hearts of the people for whom he saved the Union, the memory of Abraham Lincoln is enshrined forever." Beneath these words, the 16th President of the United States sits immortalized in marble as an enduring symbol of unity, strength, and wisdom
Stop At: Jefferson Memorial, 701 E Basin Dr SW At the south shore of the Tidal Basin, Washington DC, DC 20242
A 19-foot bronze statue of perhaps the most esteemed founding father sits beneath a columned rotunda in the style of the Roman Pantheon.
Stop At: Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial, 1850 West Basin Drive SW Near West Basin Drive SW & Independence Ave. SW, Washington DC, DC 20024
Located in downtown Washington, D.C., the memorial honors Martin Luther King, Jr.'s legacy and the struggle for freedom, equality, and justice.
Stop At: National World War II Memorial, 1750 Independence Ave. SW Near 7th St. & Independence Ave. SW, Washington DC, DC 20024
Through stone architecture and bronze sculptures, the World War II Memorial recognizes the ways Americans served, honors those who fell, and recognizes the victory they achieved to restore freedom and end tyranny around the globe.
Stop At: Supreme Court, First Street NE, Washington DC, DC 20003
A Corinthian-style building where the final guardians of the Constitution deliberate.
Pass By: Library of Congress, 101 Independence Ave SE, Washington DC, DC 20540
Though the Library of Congress doesn't own every book ever published, it sure has most of them, with 532 miles of shelves and 115 million items, with 7,000 added each working day
Pass By: Washington Monument, 2 15th St. NW Near 15th St. & Madison Dr. NW, Washington DC, DC 20560
Built to honor George Washington, the United States' first president, the 555-foot marble obelisk towers over Washington, D.C.
Stop At: White House, 1600 Pennsylvania Ave, Washington DC, DC 20500
The 3-hour tour ends with a visit to the much-anticipated north gate of the White House, then a DC hotel drop-off. This is a three hour tour including pick-up and drop-off.
Stop At: Tour Buy the Hour, Washington DC, DC
At Tour Buy The Hour LLC, we strive to show you a good time. Our licensed and insured tour guides take you through the Washington, D.C. metropolitan area, showing you all the landmarks and visiting all the best museums.
Our tour guides are extremely knowledgeable about the history of the nation and all of the sights in the nation’s capital. We’ll provide you with a fun and educational tour.
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Operates in most weather conditions, please dress appropriately
- Hotel pick up starts 30 mins prior to departure
- Not wheelchair accessible
- Stroller accessible
- Service animals allowed
- Near public transportation
- Infants must sit on laps
- No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
- Most travelers can participate
- This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
- Hotel pickup and drop-off
- Entry/Admission - Tour Buy the Hour
- Alcoholic Beverages
- Coffee and/or Tea
Traveler pickup is offered
Based on customer preferences
3 to 4 hours
Original point of departure
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