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Off the Beaten Path: Columbia Heights and Adams Morgan Walking Tour

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Stop At: Meridian Hill Park, 16th & Euclid St Northwest, Washington DC, DC 20009

Our tour begins in Meridian Hill Park, one of Washington’s best urban oases. We’ll uncover little known memorials, wind through back paths, and discuss the visionary woman who envisioned a diplomatic paradise in the heights of Washington.

Duration: 25 minutes

Pass By: Josephine Butler Parks Center, 2437 15th St NW, Washington, DC 20009, USA

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Pass By: Dorchester House, 2480 16th St NW, Washington, DC 20009, USA

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Pass By: Warder Mansion, 2633 16th St NW, Washington, DC 20009, USA

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Pass By: Former Residence of the Ambassadors of Spain, 2801 16th St NW, Washington, DC 20009, USA

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Pass By: Mexican Cultural Institute, 2829 16th St NW, Washington DC, DC 20009-4204

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Pass By: District of Columbia Scottish Rite, AASR, SJ, 2800 16th St NW, Washington, DC 20009, USA

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Pass By: The Ontario, 2853 Ontario Rd NW, Washington, DC 20009, USA

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Pass By: Washington DC Fire & EMS Station, 1763 Lanier Pl NW, Washington, DC 20009, USA

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Pass By: Adams Morgan, Washington DC, DC

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Departure Point
Meridian Hill Park, 16th St NW &, W St NW, Washington, DC 20009, USA
Duration
2h
Return Details
Adams Morgan, Washington, DC 20009, USA
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  • Local guide
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  • Gratuities
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  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Minimum numbers apply. There is a possibility of cancellation after confirmation if there are not enough passengers to meet requirements. In the event of this occurring, an alternative or full refund
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travelers
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For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Reviewed November 4, 2018

Took a walking tour with Carolyn yesterday and all five of us are still raving about it. Our guide, Carolyn, did a wonderful job—she is a gifted storyteller and gave us a great sense of the architecture, art, history and people of the neighborhoods we...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Carolyn M, Owner at DC Design Tours, responded to this reviewResponded November 6, 2018

Thank you for posting! I'm thrilled we could arrange a last minute tour for your family. I had a wonderful time walking through Columbia Heights & Adams Morgan with everyone. Thank you for your excitement and enthusiasm for our tour, hope to see you again...More

Reviewed September 23, 2018

I was able to join Carolyn's tour with little advanced notice. The registration process was easy and information on where to meet the group was clear. She started us with a detailed history of the Meridien Hill Park including the impact that Mary Henderson had...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Shanthi K
Carolyn M, Owner at DC Design Tours, responded to this reviewResponded September 25, 2018

Shanthi, thank you so much for taking the extra time to post a review about our Columbia Heights & Adams Morgan tour. I really enjoyed touring with our little group, and look forward to seeing you again soon!

Reviewed September 8, 2018

My wife, teenage daughter and I had a marvelous time touring a couple of neighborhoods that we thought we knew. Carolyn -- our extremely engaging and knowledgeable guide -- showed us a whole new side, regaling us with stories and history and architectural insights that...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Carolyn M, Owner at DC Design Tours, responded to this reviewResponded September 25, 2018

Alan, thank you so much for your kind review! I had a great time touring Columbia Heights & Adams Morgan with your family. It's always a pleasure to have long time DC locals on tour. Looking forward to seeing you all again in the future!

Reviewed February 5, 2018

My husband and I took an incredible tour with Carolyn from DC Design Tours. We've been to Washington DC a few times before, so we wanted to tour an area we hadn't visited before. We had heard about Carolyn's architecture tours from a friend, so...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Carolyn M, Owner at DC Design Tours, responded to this reviewResponded February 7, 2018

Hi Rachel! Thank you for taking the time to post about our Columbia Heights & Adams Morgan tour! I'm so glad you and your husband enjoyed our winter walk, and I'm excited to be part of your new annual DC tour tradition. See you next...More

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