AAA Editor Notes
DC By Foot tours depart from the s.w. corner of Constitution Ave. and 15th St. N.W. The National Mall Tour passes the Washington Monument, the National World War II Memorial, the Vietnam Veterans Memorial, the Lincoln Memorial and the Korean War Veterans Memorial. The guide offers historical background about these sites as well as the United States Capitol, the Thomas Jefferson Memorial and the White House, all of which can be seen in the distance. Other tours include the Twilight Bus Tour, Lincoln Assassination Tour, Secrets and Scandals, Arlington National Cemetery, Historic Georgetown and Ghosts of Georgetown.
The pace is slow to moderate. Comfortable walking shoes are recommended. Brief opportunities for sitting down are offered at the Washington Monument and Lincoln Memorial. The nearest Metro stop varies depending on the tour.
Time: Allow 2 hours minimum.