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DC Design Tours

Washington DC, DC, USA
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About DC Design Tours
DC Design Tours offers historic walking and driving tours of Washington DC focused on architecture, urban planning, and design. Our tours explore Washington's most prominent architectural marvels and best kept secrets, while hearing about the conflicts, controversies, and personalities involved in the development of our Capital City. From Neo-Classical to Brutalist, learn the history behind the brick and mortar with DC Design Tours!
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Julia P wrote a review Apr 2021
Leesburg, Virginia12 contributions5 helpful votes
History, Beauty, Anecdotes, Surprises! What more could you want? Well, in addition - you are favored with Carolyn, a superlative tour guide who is both passionate about her subject matter and personable with all who are blessed to meet her and partake of her worthwhile and
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Date of experience: April 2021
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Response from CarolynMDC, Owner at DC Design Tours
Responded Apr 5, 2021
Thank you, Julia, as always, for your very kind words! Looking forward to touring with you and the girls again soon.
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bcalcorn wrote a review Mar 2021
Raleigh, North Carolina13 contributions13 helpful votes
Our group thoroughly enjoyed the Historical Georgetown Tour. Sam was our tour guide, and he was knowledgeable, engaging, and funny! As he guided us down quiet streets and alleys, we learned about Georgetown from its beginnings as well historic buildings and notable
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Date of experience: March 2021
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Response from CarolynMDC, Owner at DC Design Tours
Responded Mar 31, 2021
Thank you so much for posting such a kind review!
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Lara M wrote a review Mar 2021
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We did a private Dupont Circle / Embassy Row tour with Sam and it did not disappoint. Despite having been born and raised in DC, we learned so much about our city that left us unable to look at any of the buildings we routinely pass by in the same way! We very much appreciated
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Date of experience: March 2021
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Response from CarolynMDC, Owner at DC Design Tours
Responded Mar 24, 2021
That is so wonderful to read, thank you! We especially appreciate endorsements from DC locals, and hope to see you again soon!
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lynn k wrote a review Mar 2021
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Carolyn knows a lot about Georgetown architecture and shares it enthusiastically! She is full of details about the people who lived in these homes which made the tour enlightening a well as fun. We are a group of long term Washington DC area residents and learned so much on
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Date of experience: March 2021
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Response from CarolynMDC, Owner at DC Design Tours
Responded Mar 21, 2021
Thank you, as always, for your enthusiastic review! It's a delight to tour with you and your group every time. See you soon!
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sarahspeed2021 wrote a review Mar 2021
York, Pennsylvania1 contribution
Had such a wonderful tour, the guide was fun and humorous and we learned a ton! So glad we got to do this and will be back for more!
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Date of experience: March 2021
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Response from CarolynMDC, Owner at DC Design Tours
Responded Mar 18, 2021
Thank you, Sarah! Looking forward to seeing you on tour again.
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