Half-Day African American History Private Guided Tour

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From $1549.00

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Duration: 4 hours

Departs: Washington DC, Washington DC

Ticket Type: Mobile or paper ticket accepted

Free cancellation

Up to 24 hours in advance.

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The pioneering story of Black Americans is on full display as we take you on a journey through our Nation's Capital. Our professional and knowledgeable guides will educate our guests on the inspiring and continuous story of the African American experience. Iconic, historic figures such as Frederick Douglas, Booker T. Washington and Mary Macleod Bethune will unfold as we travel through the past in order to be the change of the future. From the Emancipation of slavery to the Civil Rights movement, to lesser known heroes, we will help you discover the struggle of Black Heritage and culture in ideal settings. Let Freedom ring on this Monumental historical exploration.

What's Included

Air-conditioned vehicle

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Traveler Information

  • TRAVELER: Age: 0 - 120

Additional Info

  • Public transportation options are available nearby
  • Suitable for all physical fitness levels
  • Public transportation options are available nearby
  • Suitable for all physical fitness levels

Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours before the scheduled departure time.

  • For a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours before the experience’s start time.
  • If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.

What To Expect

White House
Walking along the most famous address in America, 1600 Pennsylvania Ave, the Executive Mansion is showcased for all people to see. Does not include entering the building at this time
Adjacent to the White House is Black Lives Matter Square. The group will have the opportunity to walk over and see this dedicated space to the movement.

20 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Lincoln Memorial
Travelers will see a beautiful Greek temple dedicated to our 16th president, Abraham Lincoln, memorializing his leadership and sacrifice for the Union. This is also the site where Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. gave his famous "I have a dream" speach

20 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial
A pioneer of the Civil Rights movement, and great orator is memorialized for his triumph over discrimination. Carved out of granite, Martin Luther King Jr's memorial is a powerful image of strength and integrity.

20 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Location of the Emancipation Memorial, also known as the Freedman's Memorial or the Emancipation Group is a monument in Lincoln Park in the Capitol Hill neighborhood of Washington, D.C. It was sometimes referred to as the "Lincoln Memorial" before the more prominent so-named memorial was dedicated in 1922.
You will also see the Mary McLeod Bethune Legacy Statue on this stop

20 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

African American Civil War Memorial Museum
This memorial and museum was established in recognition of the contribution of over 200.000 African Americans in the American Civil War, 7,000 white and over 2.000 Hispanic soldiers. It was dedicated in the summer of 1998

20 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Howard University
Established in 1867, this historically black college was named after General Oliver Otis Howard, a Civil War hero and also the founder of the university. In its first 5 years, the university educated 150.000 freed slaves

• Admission Ticket Free

U.S. Capitol
Atop Capitol Hill, a cast iron dome towers the skyline where our Representatives and Senators legislate the people's business. Does not include entering the building at this time

• Admission Ticket Free

Freedom Plaza
This plaza was renamed in 1988 to "Freedom Plaza" in honor of Martin Luther King Jr., who worked on his "I Have a Dream" speech in the nearby Willard Hotel

• Admission Ticket Free


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