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Smithsonian National Mall Tours

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Segway Tour is a MUST DO!

We booked the segway tour of the national mall. Our guide (I think her name was Jenna - but I can't... read more

Reviewed May 29, 2018
Jacqui G
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National Mall Tour with Rebecca Fachner

Highly Recommended!! We made the "Moon" tour al 7:00 pm and the "All in One tour" with Rebecca... read more

Reviewed October 19, 2017
Gisselle J
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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...more
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1400 Constitution Ave NW, National Museum of American History, Washington DC, DC 20560-0007
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+1 202-384-8516
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Reviewed May 29, 2018

We booked the segway tour of the national mall. Our guide (I think her name was Jenna - but I can't remember) was absolutely fantastic. She was very helpful with a minor issue we had with one of our segways. Was full of interesting information...More

Thank Jacqui G
Reviewed October 19, 2017

Highly Recommended!! We made the "Moon" tour al 7:00 pm and the "All in One tour" with Rebecca Fachner. Great tour, a lot of information, passionate guide, friendly guide so feel free to ask as many question you want about your visiting on Washington DC!!...More

Thank Gisselle J
Reviewed October 19, 2017

The Segway excursion way exceeded expectations!! Our guide Zach took the time to give us many sidebars and background comments about the various mall monuments that aren't in the history books. Travelling by Segway was an extra fun way to tour the mall. Covered a...More

Thank Hugh I
Reviewed June 2, 2017

I do Segway all over the country and DC is my favorite . Smithsonian National Mall Tours is great and fun and thus I came back . Thanks .

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Reviewed October 23, 2016

This free museum houses many interesting artifacts. I sae Julia Child's kitchen. the First Ladies Inaugural Gowns, trains and many other artifacts.

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Reviewed September 13, 2016

Lots of fun, riding the Segway up and down the mall. We were able to get off and go into the Lincoln Memorial. Our leader had a snack and water for us. We had signed up for the 3-hour tour, but the leader thought it...More

Thank Sam S
Reviewed August 29, 2015

Had such a great time on our first Segway Tour that we decided to do it again! The second time we did the evening tour to see all the memorials lit up at night. Another fantastic guide and another great tour. I wouldn't hesitate to...More

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Reviewed August 27, 2015

As a child I wasn't very interested in history or government - found it all to be very boring. A hint here to all you educators out there - a GOOD teacher does make a world of difference. Anyone can remember facts and dates for...More

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Reviewed June 6, 2015 via mobile

We had an excellent experience there. Yes it was crowded, yes it was hot but yes it was simply the best tour ever!!! You have to go with time to see everything and ready for walk. The Aerospace side was the best for me, been...More

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Reviewed October 28, 2014

We decided to take a Segway tour of The National Mall in order to cover alot of ground in a far shorter time than walking would have taken. Our guide was Jen and she was fantastic! I was a little nervous about riding the Segway...More

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Response from Luciana B | Reviewed this property |
Yes it is. School will be back and it should not be so crowd. Be prepared to walk a lot.
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Rob K
March 22, 2015|
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Response from Santiago M |
On bike tours, yes. Segway riders must be at least 16 years old, though.
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