Tips for Capitol Hill and Eastern Market

701 Pennsylvania Avenue, SE Washington DC 20003 Meet outside the Eastern Market metro station
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46 Capitol Hill and Eastern Market Tips

Patricia Maclay
38 events
12 reviews
11 stars
Can use the bathroom at Starbucks.
Patricia Maclay
38 events
12 reviews
11 stars
There is a Starbucks on the corner when you get out of the Metro
Patricia Maclay
38 events
12 reviews
11 stars
Goldstar Member
2 events
1 review
1 stars
Bathroom available just beforeat the start of the tour at the public library
Judy
18 events
5 reviews
28 stars
Marianne Harding
92 events
33 reviews
21 stars
It is OK to give the guide a gratuity. They won't ask for one, though.
Roger Miller
14 events
9 reviews
4 stars
Do gift shopping before or after -- scores of fantastic craft vendors outside the market.
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lstar
32 events
0 reviews
11 stars
On saturday, check out the farmer's market an hour or so before the tour.
The Foods of Eastern Market
Michelle
5 events
2 reviews
3 stars
If you arrive late, everyone at the stands know her, so it's easy to find her
Michelle
5 events
2 reviews
3 stars
If you have a small portable cooler, that would help.
Claude Ryan
11 events
4 reviews
3 stars
Bring a shopping bag for use at the market.
Claude Ryan
11 events
4 reviews
3 stars
The tour ends at the Eastern Market. Plan to take advantage of what the market has to offer.
JustMeBeingMe
34 events
7 reviews
202 stars
No bathrooms on the tour. Go beforehand! :)
Linda F.
5 events
4 reviews
49 stars
There was parking the other side of 8th & I away from Eastern M
AKLee
10 events
3 reviews
4 stars
Carry a back pack or bag, so your hands can be free.
AKLee
10 events
3 reviews
4 stars
Wear comfortable shoes. This is a walking/standing tour
Carol A Harvey
44 events
25 reviews
11 stars
Eastern Market is very crowded on Saturdays and Sundays but well worth the trip.
Carol A Harvey
44 events
25 reviews
11 stars
Metro makes sense, but I had another obligation and payed $1.50 to park on the street.
Carol A Harvey
44 events
25 reviews
11 stars
This area has lots to offer. Allow extra time to enjoy the neighborhood eateries and Eastern Market.
Carol A Harvey
44 events
25 reviews
11 stars
Comfortable walking shoes

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