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2 Star Starred
U.S. Capitol Grounds
Meet outside the Capitol South Metro Station 355 1st Street SE Washington, DC 20003
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It's a two hour walk. Dress for the weather and wear comfortable walking shoes. You will start at the top of the hill, go down, around the Capitol and back up the hill.
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There is plenty of food choices up Pennsylvania Avenue towards Eastern Market. Plus, the tour guide gave his suggestions.
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attended Jul 26 2014

This tour was well worth the money! This is our second Washington Walks tour and again, was not disappointed! We have lived in DC for 14 years and we learned so much on this tour. Jim, our tour guide was full of information. He didn't give us...continued

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Carroll Red Velvet
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attended Jul 06 2013

It was a very well-done tour, as always with Washington Walks, but it was so hot that it was hard to enjoy it fully!

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9 stars
attended Jul 28 2012

I really loved the walking tour! The guide was very knowledgeable and she pointed to little things that you do not notice when you pass by the Capitol.

I recommended the tour to my friends who could not make it that Saturday.

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Note: This walk does not include an interior tour of the U.S. Capitol. To book an interior tour, visit

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