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Tom S.

Alexandria, VA, United States

I provide specialized insight while arranging customer entry to attractions, military bases, and clubs not normally accessible to the general public.

As a twelve-year resident of the National Capital Region I have studied the military history of the area, visited each of its military sites, and discovered extraordinary exhibits, archives, and artifacts not widely known to the public.

I'm a twenty-year veteran Navy Officer and graduate of the Marine Corps Command and Staff College. I live in Old Town Alexandria, VA with my wife Eileen and two children.

A Recent Review of this guide

September 27, 28, and October 1 and 2 four of us toured the DC area with Tom. He was knowledgeable about the area, fun, and flexible. We had a great time! Tom's tour gets a 5 out of 5. We saw so much more than we would have seen on our own! Thank you Tom. Lou & Gary Mayer
Louvicia Mayer

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Credentials

- Twenty year Navy Officer
- MA Military Studies, Marine Corps Command and Staff College, Quantico, VA, June 2011
- Licensed Tour Guide, District of Columbia
- Memberships:
DC Guild of Professional Tour Guides
Piazza Society, Mt Vernon Ladies Association
Northern Virginia Fine Arts Association
Association of the United States Army
Association of the United States Navy
United States Naval Institute
Marine Corps University Foundation
Visit Alexandria
Friends of Carlyle House
Gadsby's Tavern Museum Society

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Tours by Tom S.

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Washington Monuments Tour

Experience the National Mall by Private Car

299 USD per tour

(for up to 6 people)

4 hours

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Washington Christian Heritage Tour

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Discover Washington's Christian landmarks in DC!

605 USD per tour

(max 6 people)

9 hours

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Arlington Cemetery Tour

A Private Tour of America's Most Hallowed Ground

329 USD per tour

(for up to 6 people)

4 hours

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Arlington Cemetery and Washington Monuments,...

A Private Car Tour of our Most Hallowed Ground and Monuments

499 USD per tour

(for up to 6 people)

7 hours

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Mount Vernon Tour

Discover Washington's Estate and Grounds with a Military Historian

420 USD per tour

(for up to 6 people)

4 hours 30 min.

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Washington to Gettysburg Battlefield,...

Take a Staffride at the High Tide Battle of the Civil War

717 USD per tour

(max 6 people)

10 hours 30 min.

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Booth Escape Tour

Follow John Wilkes Booth on his flight south and pursuing Federal manhunt.

490 USD per tour

(max 6 people)

8 hours

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Capitol Hill Tour

Experience three iconic venues on Capitol Hill

495 USD per tour

(for up to 6 people)

8 hours

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Washington, DC Off the Beaten Path

Unique Locations to see in Washington by Private Car

576 USD per tour

(max 6 people)

9 hours

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Old Town Alexandria Tour

Discover Alexandria's Colonial and Civil War History

159 USD per tour

(for up to 5 people)

2 hours 30 min.

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Civil War Tour of Washington

Experience Iconic Civil War Era Attractions in Washington

515 USD per tour

(max 6 people)

6 hours

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