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

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