African American Heritage Tour of Washington DC in Washington, DC

701 Pennsylvania Ave NWWashington, DC 20004
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Overview

Narrated by a native Washingtonian, this tour provides an excellent overview of African American roots and heritage in the District of Columbia! Stop at the African American Civil War Memorial, Frederick Douglass House, King Memorial, and many other important sites. At the end of the tour, receive tickets for the Museum of African American History and Culture!

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Good To Know

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  • Family-friendly.
  • Tour duration: 4 hours.
  • Narrated by a licensed tour guide.
  • Learn about African American history and heritage in D.C.
  • At the end of the tour, you’re given a ticket to tour the Museum of African American History and Culture.
  • The African American heritage tour makes stops at, Frederick Douglass National Historic Site, African American Civil War Memorial, the White House, and more!

Description

from African American Heritage Tour of Washington DC
The tour begins at Navy Memorial, 7th and Pennsylvania Ave NW, at 9:30 AM and is narrated by a licensed tour guide of the city of Washington DC.

The African American history tour makes stops at the following places:
  • Frederick Douglass house.
  • African American Civil War Memorial.
  • White House.
  • Capitol.
  • King Memorial.
  • Lincoln Memorial.


We also drive past the following Washington DC sites:
  • Howard University.
  • Howard Theater.
  • Historic U Street.
  • Council of Negro Women headquarters.
  • Metropolitan AME Church.
  • Mary Bethune house.
  • Carter G. Woodson house.
  • Statue and Emancipation Park.

    At the end of the tour, you’re given a ticket to tour the Museum of African American History and Culture.
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    Frequently Asked Questions about African American Heritage Tour of Washington DC

    What are the hours of operation? 
    Tour starts at 9:30 AM and runs daily.

    What should I wear?
    Comfortable walking shoes, and please plan to wear clothing with expected weather conditions in mind.

    Where is it located? 
    Navy Memorial, 7th and Pennsylvania Ave NW.

    Is the tour appropriate for children?
    Yes. This tour is great for all ages.

    Can I bring my camera?
    Yes, great photo opportunities!

    How long is the tour?
    The tour is 4 hours long.

    Can I bring my pet?
    Only service animals are welcomed.