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Activities in Washington DC

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Ranked #1 of 186 activities in Washington DC
Category: Walking tours; Sightseeing Tours
Owner description: Walk of the Town is DC's most memorable walking tour! Explore Washington DC the way it was meant to be seen:on foot! Let... more » Owner description: Walk of the Town is DC's most memorable walking tour! Explore Washington DC the way it was meant to be seen:on foot! Let superb storyteller and licensed DC tour guide Tim lead you on a FREE tour of DC! « less
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Ranked #2 of 186 activities in Washington DC
Category: Sightseeing Tours
Owner description: As DC's premiere boutique tour company, we construct each tour to be a once-in-a-lifetime experience for our guests. For us... more » Owner description: As DC's premiere boutique tour company, we construct each tour to be a once-in-a-lifetime experience for our guests. For us this means: tossing the script out the window and delivering a dynamic, living historical narrative that only a true DC specialist could create; visiting unique and hidden sites that other tour companies simply miss; exploring the city in small, intimate groups; and sending you home with awesome custom keepsakes. And since we want your experience in DC to be unforgettable, we will be at your disposal to answer questions about your trip from the moment you book your tour. We'll also provide you with our exclusive Insider Guide to DC, an electronic booklet filled with tips to make your visit to DC even more memorable. So put on your walking shoes and prepare to be awe-struck! We also offer private, customized tours. Just ask! « less
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Ranked #3 of 186 activities in Washington DC
Category: Sightseeing Tours

The DC by Foot "More than Monuments" FREE walking tour is a quick and free tour of the monuments that some consider to be smarter and funnier than the tours that are presented by... more »

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$75* and up
Ranked #4 of 186 activities in Washington DC
Category: City tours; Sightseeing Tours
Owner description: As you cruise through the Nation's Capital, past the monuments, White House and American icons, you will receive a great... more » Owner description: As you cruise through the Nation's Capital, past the monuments, White House and American icons, you will receive a great orientation, informative historical and current-day information, heaps of unique and fascinating stories, fantastic photo ops and superb personal service from your guide. The Segway is the first of its kind - a self-balancing, personal transportation device that's designed to operate in any pedestrian environment. It's new, it's cool and a ton of fun! « less
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Ranked #5 of 186 activities in Washington DC
Category: Private tours; Sightseeing Tours
Owner description: Private tours allow you to see and experience more without the distraction of others. We specialize in small group tours. It... more » Owner description: Private tours allow you to see and experience more without the distraction of others. We specialize in small group tours. It will just be you and your guide. Your guide will take photographs of you with beautiful Washington DC in the background, so bring your camera or camera phone. Without the distraction of others we are able to glide smoother and more streamline from one site to the next. « less
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Ranked #6 of 186 activities in Washington DC
Category: Private tours; Sightseeing Tours
Owner description: Our expert guides and black-car service will make you feel like a Washington insider the minute you enter your... more » Owner description: Our expert guides and black-car service will make you feel like a Washington insider the minute you enter your chauffeur-driven limo or an SUV. With over 50 years of combined experience, we have introduced Washington - its fascinating past and present - to hundreds of business people, diplomats, professional groups, families and students. At Private Tours of Washington we are committed to making your tour a one-of-a-kind experience, full of remarkable sights and unparalleled insights. All tours are by reservation only. « less
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$35* and up
Ranked #7 of 186 activities in Washington DC
Category: Bike tours
Owner description: Bike tours & rentals and SEGWAY tours! We offer the best value for sightseeing. Take a professionally led tour and let our... more » Owner description: Bike tours & rentals and SEGWAY tours! We offer the best value for sightseeing. Take a professionally led tour and let our fun and knowledgeable guides share historical and unique facts about the monuments and memorials on the National Mall OR rent a bike and explore the Capital City on your own-we have options to fit the whole the whole family. Free with every rental: helmet, lock, map, flat kit. Bike and Roll offers day and evening bike and Segway tours from mid March-mid December. Don't take our word for it - check out what travelers are saying about us in our reviews! « less
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Ranked #8 of 186 activities in Washington DC
Category: Sightseeing Tours
Owner description: Tiber Creek Private Tours of DC is the only locally owned and operated company in our nation's capital to offer customized... more » Owner description: Tiber Creek Private Tours of DC is the only locally owned and operated company in our nation's capital to offer customized private tours and tour packages by licensed tour professionals and members of the Guild of Professional Tour Guides. That means our standards are unmatched. Your family, friends or company deserve the best and we'll provide you with once-in-a-lifetime memories while you're in Washington, DC. « less
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Ranked #9 of 186 activities in Washington DC
Category: Segway Tours; Sightseeing Tours
Owner description: Ride beside history! Prepared in consultation with Smithsonian experts, this premiere Segway tour highlights the... more » Owner description: Ride beside history! Prepared in consultation with Smithsonian experts, this premiere Segway tour highlights the architecture, art, culture, and history of Washington, DC's National Mall and many of Smithsonian's famed museums. Hear the many stories behind DC's landmarks and most famous national treasures on this three hour tour. Covering over 1,000 acres of the National Mall and Memorial Parks, this is DC's only tour that departs directly from the Mall at the National Museum of American History. Must be at least 16 years old to participate. (Min. weight 100lbs, max 260lbs). « less
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$59* and up
Ranked #10 of 186 activities in Washington DC
Category: Nature & wildlife tours
Owner description: Signature Tours provides exceptional tours of Washington DC. 3 hour morning tours, 6 hour all day tours (boat ride on the... more » Owner description: Signature Tours provides exceptional tours of Washington DC. 3 hour morning tours, 6 hour all day tours (boat ride on the Potomac River), and 3 hour evening tours 7 days a week. Our experienced guides get off the bus with you and walk around to the memorials, narrating throughout. We provide brand new 2013 buses and exemplary customer service. We are the sister company of Royal Trolley Tours which has been in business for over 12 years! We look forward to having you as our guest! « less
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Ranked #11 of 186 activities in Washington DC
Category: Performances; Theater and Concerts
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$125* and up
Ranked #12 of 186 activities in Washington DC
Category: Sightseeing Tours
Owner description: USA Guided Tours' sightseeing formula has been designed to provide a comfortable and educational approach to DC discovery.... more » Owner description: USA Guided Tours' sightseeing formula has been designed to provide a comfortable and educational approach to DC discovery. With over ten years in the touring business, our team provides a guided exploration of monuments, memorials and all of the historic landmarks in the National Mall. We are committee to preserving the rich tradition of educating and entertaining our visitors. « less
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$89* and up
Ranked #13 of 186 activities in Washington DC
Category: Sightseeing Tours
Owner description: Washington Photo Safari is the DC area's leading provider of photographic instruction. \ Established in 1999, it was the... more » Owner description: Washington Photo Safari is the DC area's leading provider of photographic instruction. \ Established in 1999, it was the first program of regularly scheduled local photo safaris in the nation. It teaches the techniques of photography by taking visitors and local residents on half-day and full-day photo shoots around key sites of the nation's capital and other cities, while an accompanying professional photographer offers participants extensive tips in the use of several camera models, image composition and design, proper exposure and lighting, and posing "models" to the best effect. Washington Photo Safari is now one of the country's largest providers of hands-on photography training field trips with a team of 11 professional photographers giving instruction to hundreds of clients every month on local and domestic itineraries. Over 30,800 amateur photographers have been trained on 4,300 safaris by Washington Photo Safari since 1999, 8,700 of them as repeat clients returning for 2 or more of the 140 safari itineraries that we offer. Due to favorable customer reviews. washington Photo Safari has received two certificates of Excellence from trip Advisor in 2013 and again in 2014. « less
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Ranked #14 of 186 activities in Washington DC
Category: Other fun and games; Fun and Games
Owner description: The Real-Life Escape Game experience in Washington, DC! Designed for teams of 2-8 people matching their wits against the... more » Owner description: The Real-Life Escape Game experience in Washington, DC! Designed for teams of 2-8 people matching their wits against the clock by solving riddles, finding clues, cracking codes and using teamwork. You haven't had this much fun since Watergate! Can you get out in time? « less
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Ranked #15 of 186 activities in Washington DC
Category: Bike tours
Owner description: Capital City Bike Tours is delighted to welcome you to Washington, DC and everything the U.S. Capital has to offer! We offer... more » Owner description: Capital City Bike Tours is delighted to welcome you to Washington, DC and everything the U.S. Capital has to offer! We offer you the best orientation, an informative and entertaining guide and simply a great time. After over a decade of guiding hundreds of thousands of travelers throughout the world, we have become the city bike tour benchmark. Our custom-made, comfort cruisers and the best way to see more with less effort. « less
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Ranked #16 of 186 activities in Washington DC
Category: City tours; Sightseeing Tours
Owner description: Segs in the City is the premium Segway Tour operator in Washington DC. We offer 1 hour, 1.5 hour and 2 hour and 2.5 hour... more » Owner description: Segs in the City is the premium Segway Tour operator in Washington DC. We offer 1 hour, 1.5 hour and 2 hour and 2.5 hour Segway tours of the Capitol, Monuments on the Mall. Whitehouse, Embassies and Cathedral. Segs in the City is the first segway tour operator in DC. We offer professional personal service, knowledgeable tour guides, personal listening devices and limit group sizes to ensure maximum customer attention. « less
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Ranked #17 of 186 activities in Washington DC
Category: Sightseeing Tours
Owner description: Looking for the cure for the common bus tour or private tour, come join Bi-Partisan Tour Company for a tour given with... more » Owner description: Looking for the cure for the common bus tour or private tour, come join Bi-Partisan Tour Company for a tour given with passion and personality! We want the stories to be every bit as important as the attractions being visited in Washington DC. We offer a small group bus tour for 11 guests that seems like a private tour at a fraction of the cost and a variety of walking tours and step-on guide services for large groups, families, and friends. So whether you are a local or coming to visit DC, we guarantee we can share something new and, most importantly, fun! « less
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Ranked #18 of 186 activities in Washington DC
Category: Theaters; Theater and Concerts
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$48* and up
Ranked #19 of 186 activities in Washington DC
Category: Museums; Zoos
Owner description: The world's largest museum and research complex is actually comprised of 15 specialty museums, and other affiliates, with... more » Owner description: The world's largest museum and research complex is actually comprised of 15 specialty museums, and other affiliates, with subjects that vary from African Art to the postal service, sculpture to space exploration. « less
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$39* and up
Ranked #20 of 186 activities in Washington DC
Category: Historic Sites; History Museums; Theaters
Owner description: The site of the April 14, 1865, assassination of President Abraham Lincoln, Ford's Theatre is a working theatre, historical... more » Owner description: The site of the April 14, 1865, assassination of President Abraham Lincoln, Ford's Theatre is a working theatre, historical monument, world-class museum and learning center. The theatre produces musicals and plays reflecting the unique, diverse character of American life. With its inspiring theatrical productions, live historic interpretation, and rich collection of artifacts, Ford’s Theatre is the premier destination in the nation’s capital to explore and celebrate the life and legacy of Abraham Lincoln. A daytime visit to the Ford’s campus traces the story of Lincoln’s presidency, assassination and legacy. The campus includes the museum, theatre, Petersen House (the house where Lincoln died) and the new Center for Education and Leadership. Tickets are required. Admission is free; advance tickets have a convenience fee.In the evenings and on weekends, Ford’s presents dynamic productions of renowned plays, vibrant musicals, and newly commissioned works that captivate and entertain while examining political and social issues related to Lincoln’s legacy.In the spring and summer, Ford’s produces one-act plays and walking tours exploring Civil War Washington. These immersive experiences provide an authentic glimpse into a singular and transformative moment of America’s past.Throughout the year, Ford’s provides engaging educational programs for students, teachers and life-long learners, using Lincoln’s speeches and legacy to build speech, writing and leadership skills. « less
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Ranked #21 of 186 activities in Washington DC
Category: Private tours; Sightseeing Tours
Owner description: Washington DC Tour Guide is a local tour guide company that provides knowledgeable tour guides to individuals, groups, and... more » Owner description: Washington DC Tour Guide is a local tour guide company that provides knowledgeable tour guides to individuals, groups, and families who are visiting Washington DC and are looking for a unique and more personal sightseeing tour experience. « less
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Ranked #22 of 186 activities in Washington DC
Category: City tours; Sightseeing Tours
Owner description: City Running Tours offers both guided personalized and group running tours of major cities across the United States,... more » Owner description: City Running Tours offers both guided personalized and group running tours of major cities across the United States, accommodating your needs as both a runner and tourist. Share your love of running with us as we share our city with you!City Running Tours offers both guided personalized and group running tours of major cities across the United States, accommodating your needs as both a runner and tourist. Share your love of running with us as we share our city with you! Don't interrupt your regular training because you are on the road let us take you out on our roads. Our guides are city-wise and will have you back to the hotel on your schedule. « less
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$39* and up
Ranked #23 of 186 activities in Washington DC
Category: Night tours; Sightseeing Tours
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Ranked #24 of 186 activities in Washington DC
Category: Segway Tours; Sightseeing Tours
Owner description: Capital Segway is the only Segway-Authorized dealership and tour operator in the DC area, located just blocks from the White... more » Owner description: Capital Segway is the only Segway-Authorized dealership and tour operator in the DC area, located just blocks from the White House in the heart of the nation's capital. Book a tour of the National Mall today or stop by to check out the newest Segway models! « less
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Ranked #25 of 186 activities in Washington DC
Category: Beer tastings & tours
Owner description: Experience the rich history of Washington DC in an entirely new way. Spend the day with DC Brew Tours as we sample our way... more » Owner description: Experience the rich history of Washington DC in an entirely new way. Spend the day with DC Brew Tours as we sample our way through the city, along a journey filled with craft breweries, artisan beers and delicious food! DC Brew Tours is the only beer tour company in the Capital region that offers daily brewery tours to Washington's best breweries, brewpubs, and bars. « less
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Ranked #26 of 186 activities in Washington DC
Category: Theaters; Theater and Concerts
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Ranked #27 of 186 activities in Washington DC
Category: Sightseeing Tours
Owner description: Nonpartisan Pedicab offers private tours of Washington. Your friendly, knowledgeable guide can take you around the National... more » Owner description: Nonpartisan Pedicab offers private tours of Washington. Your friendly, knowledgeable guide can take you around the National Mall and to visit all the monuments and memorials at your own pace. Stop when and where you like to take pictures or explore any monument. Pick up and drop off at any downtown location. Great for kids. Stroller friendly. Perfect for those who have trouble walking. « less
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Ranked #28 of 186 activities in Washington DC
Category: Gardens; Nature/ Wildlife Areas; Hiking Trails
Owner description: Established in 1927 by an Act of the United States Congress, this national treasure contains 446 acres of fabulous flora and... more » Owner description: Established in 1927 by an Act of the United States Congress, this national treasure contains 446 acres of fabulous flora and fauna and is especially known for its Asian, azalea and conifer collections. « less
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$39* and up
Ranked #29 of 186 activities in Washington DC
Category: Bus tours; Sightseeing Tours
Owner description: Voted “Washington’s Best Tour” by Washingtonian Magazine, the Nation’s Capital comes alive aboard Old Town Trolley Tours.... more » Owner description: Voted “Washington’s Best Tour” by Washingtonian Magazine, the Nation’s Capital comes alive aboard Old Town Trolley Tours. Live narration filled with humorous stories and well-researched historical facts will show guests all of Washington in three loops that cover Arlington National Cemetery, the National Mall, National Cathedral, Downtown, Georgetown and points in between. With 19 stops, guests can disembark for shopping, dining and attractions all day. Old Town Trolley Tours has a 100% money back guarantee. « less
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Ranked #30 of 186 activities in Washington DC
Category: Food tours
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