Historical Georgetown Private Tour

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Tour Number

Activity Level

97554


Categories

City, Hiking and Walking, Museums / Culture

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes. Suitable for older children - mature tweens and teenagers.

Friendly: Yes.

Maximum travelers: 10

Language(s)

explanation

English (fluent)

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Come with me to glorious historical Georgetown and explore the rich history, unique culture, architectural detail of the beautiful homes and diverse people of glorious Georgetown.

We will visit Washington's last Pre-Revolutionary Colonial building on its original foundation.

There is a reason Mercedes Benz chose N Street in Georgetown for one of its commercials. We will take in this historical streets 19th and early 20th century homes and enjoy the stories behind each. We will walk the quaint streets of Georgetown to visit other "famous" homes, including some of the those inhabited by the community's most famous residents, John & Jackie Kennedy.

Another stop will include an 18th century cemetery where slaves were held on the Underground Railroad.

There is also a "surprise" site on this tour that I believe you will enjoy.

If interested, I can make reservations at a local historical restaurant for us to have lunch.

Itinerary

Our itinerary will include:

- Intro to Georgetown: Brief History & Architecture
- Old Stone House
- N Street Historical Homes
- Mt. Zion Cemetery
- Other Notable Homes, including Kennedy homes
- Surprise Site

- Martins Tavern - Option (Pending) Lunch Destination

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: Four Seasons Hotel lobby at 2800 M Street NW (corner M & Pennsylvania Ave)

End location: The tour will end in Georgetown at a site convenient to public transportation/access to taxi cabs. I will make sure you are on your way to your next destination/hotel.

Duration: 2 hours 30 min.

Transportation

This is a walking tour. Georgetown's sidewalks are uneven brick so please wear comfortable shoes.

What’s Included

My services as a professional, knowledgeable licensed local tour guide.

Estimated Local Cash Needed

15 USD - Cost is per-person for water & any snacks.

What’s Extra

Lunch at a historical restaurant for your group and me if you choose to do this.

Restrictions

I am unable to provide transportation.

I do not do large group bus tours.

A Recent Review of this tour

It was the best guide in my life! The best tour! She is knowledgeable and very nice. We had a great spring weather, George town was all blooming . I even took my dog for a walking tour and he loved it!!!! I would always recommend her to everyone who comes to DC!
Iuliia Andrushchenko

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