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US Capitol Building

The magnificent building that houses our Congress

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Smallest Groups

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DC Main Attractions Tour

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Smallest Group DC Shuttle Tours

We offer our guests, The Smallest Group DC Tour, which includes the famous and most popular National African American Museum Tour (Hard to get museum ticket included).

We also offer the Smallest Group DC By Night Tour, which gives you Breathtaking Illuminated photos of our nations Memorials at night.

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* Video Clarification: The National African American Museum Tickets are apart of the DC Small Group Tour.


Landmarks we will visit


National Archives

700 Pennsylvania Ave NW, between 7th and 9th st NW.

This Location is the start of our popular Main Attractions Tour – Washington DC Bus Tour (9am and 7pm tours only). Here you will meet up with your Tour Guide and the rest of the group. Before entering the National Archives Building.

Our Tour Guide will take you inside to view the historical documents that tell the stories of America’s history as a nation and as a people. These valuable records are evidence of our national experience. You will also view exhibits of historical records and presidential papers: The Public Vaults and the Charters of Freedom, the Declaration of Independence, The US Constitution, and the Bill of Rights.

Remember, you will meet your tour outside on the Pennsylvania Ave side of the National Archives Building (15 minutes prior).

  • Duration of Stop: 45 minutes
  • Restrooms: Yes

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National Archives Building - DC Bus Tours Washington
National Archives Building - DC Bus Tours Washington

Thomas Jefferson Memorial

The Thomas Jefferson Memorial is a presidential memorial in Washington, D.C., dedicated to Thomas Jefferson, one of the most important of the American Founding Fathers as the main drafter and writer of The Declaration Of Independence.

The open-air, white columned structure shelters a 19-foot bronze statue of Jefferson,as well as various quotes on the walls of the Jefferson Memorial. One of the memorial’s most powerful sights can be found on the left side of the Jefferson statue taken directly from the Declaration of Independence:”We hold these truths to be self-evident: that all men are created equal…” A great Washington DC Tour stop!

  • Duration of Stop: 30 minutes
  • Restrooms: Yes
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FDR Memorial

We will get out of the Washington DC Bus Tour shuttle to walk to the FDR Memorial is a presidential memorial in Washington D.C. dedicated to the memory of the 32nd U.S. President, Franklin Delano Roosevelt, and to the era he represents. Its four open-air rooms represent each of the four terms of office to which he was elected. A meandering pathway leads past waterfalls, bronze sculptures, and FDR’s own powerful words carved on the granite walls.

A statue of Roosevelt sitting in a wheelchair greets visitors and reminds them of the man who refused to let disability stop him.

  • Duration of Stop: 20 minutes
  • Restrooms: Yes
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Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial

We will get out of the Washington DC Tour bus, yet again, to walk to this newest monument. The center of this memorial is a 30-foot statue of Dr. King, featuring his likeness carved into the Stone of Hope, which emerges powerfully from two large boulders, known as the Mountain of Despair. Together, they represent soul-stirring words from Dr. King’s “I Have a Dream” speech. Text from this speech is cut sharply into the rock of the Stone: “Out of the mountain of despair, a stone of hope.”

  • Duration of Stop: 10 minutes
  • Restrooms: Yes
Martin Luther King Memorial - DC Bus Tours Washington

US Capitol Building (Guided walk)

On this tour we will introduce you to the magnificent building that houses our US Congress, the Nation’s law making body. You will get up close pictures of the front as well of the back of the building that serves as the seat of our Democracy.

  • Duration of Stop: 20 minutes
  • Restrooms: No
US Capitol Building - DC Bus Tours Washington

US Holocaust Memorial Museum (Drive by)

We offer timed entry tickets to this very popular and must-see museum.
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Lincoln Memorial

We will get out of the Washington DC Tour shuttle bus, with Tour Guide, as always — and go to the Lincoln Memorial is an American national monument built to honor the 16th President of the United States, Abraham Lincoln. It houses a 19 foot statue of the man himself, looking out over the Mall inside of handsome marble columns surrounded by greenery, part of a design inspired by ancient Greek temples. There are 36 columns, each one representing one state in the U.S. at the time.

As you Step inside the monument to view the Statue of Lincoln, To the left of the statue is Lincoln’s great speech, the Gettysburg Address.

  • Duration of Stop: 30 minutes
  • Restrooms: Yes
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Korean War Veterans Memorial

Again, we will get out of the Washington DC Tour bus to go to this emotional Memorial. The memorial’s Mural Wall measures 164 feet long and eight inches thick, Images of troops moving by sea, land and air are sandblasted onto the surface of the wall, while a squadron of 19 stainless steel figures, including members from each branch of the armed forces, are situated in the center of the memorial space.

When you view the 19 stainless steel figures reflected onto the granite wall, there appears to be 38 soldiers, which represents the 38th parallel, the dividing line of North and South Korea during the conflict.

  • Duration of Stop: 10 minutes
  • Restrooms: No
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Vietnam Veterans Memorial

The Vietnam Veterans Memorial is a 2-acre national memorial in Washington, DC. It honors U.S. service members of the U.S. armed forces who fought in the Vietnam War.
When we get out of the Washington DC Tour bus you will see that It is divided into three separate parts: the Three Soldiers statue, the Vietnam Women’s Memorial and the well-known Vietnam Veterans Memorial Wall.

It stands as one of the most visited and moving memorials on the National Mall, as visitors have made a tradition of leaving mementos, letters and photographs of loved ones lost in the war.

  • Duration of Stop: 10 minutes
  • Restrooms: No
Vietnam Memorial - DC Bus Tours Washington

World War II Memorial

On our Washington DC Bus Tour, you will explore this breathtaking memorial with your guide, and view the Twenty-four bronze bas-relief panels that flank the ceremonial entrance. To many, these panels stir memories as they tell the story of America’s experience in the war. Granite columns representing each U.S. state and territory at the time of World War II ring an impressive pool with water shooting high into the air. Quotes, references to theaters, campaigns, and battles, and two massive victory pavilions chronicle the efforts Americans undertook to win the war. A wall of 4,048 gold stars reminds all of the price over 400,000 Americans paid to win that victory.

  • Duration of Stop: 15 minutes
  • Restrooms: Yes
WWII Memorial- DC Bus Tours Washington

The White House

The north lawn is the President’s front yard. It has many old trees and other plantings, some of which date back nearly two hundred years.
President James Polk added a statue of Thomas Jefferson to the north lawn, which was later replaced by a circular fountain that you will see from Lafayette Park, as you get lots of great photos of the home of every sitting President since John Adams in 1800. A great Washington DC Bus Tour stop!

  • Duration of Stop: 15 minutes
  • Restrooms: No
White House - DC Bus Tours Washington

National African American Museum of History and Culture

The National Museum of African American History and Culture is the only national museum devoted exclusively to the documentation of African American life, history, and culture. It was established by Act of Congress in 2003, following decades of efforts to promote and highlight the contributions of African Americans. To date, the Museum has collected more than 36,000 artifacts and is the 2nd most popular attraction in the United States next to Hamilton, the Musical in New York City. Thousands are trying to get inside this museum and loving every minute of it.

  • Includes Timed-Entry Ticket (A $49 Value)
  • We will tour inside this hard to get ticket!
  • 9am Customers: This stop will end our tour so stay as long as you want
  • 11am Customers: This will be the first stop of your tour.
  • Great Food Inside for Lunch (Both Tour Times!)
  • Duration of Stop: 2.5 Hours
  • Restrooms: Yes
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Tour Itineraries


We offer 3 departure times for this tour (9am, 11am and 7pm). Both the 9am and 11am visit the same landmarks but simply have a different tour start location. The 7pm tour has the same itinerary as the 9am tour, but does not go inside the National African American Museum. Please choose the itinerary that best suites your needs.

9am Tour


  • National Archives (Go Inside) (START)
  • Jefferson Memorial, FDR Memorial, Martin Luther King Memorial, US Capitol Building, Lincoln Memorial, Korean War Memorial, Vietnam Memorial, World War II Memorial, The White House
  • National African American Museum of History and Culture (Go Inside) (END)

11am Tour


  • National African American Museum of History and Culture (Go Inside) (START)
  • Jefferson Memorial, FDR Memorial, Martin Luther King Memorial, US Capitol Building, Lincoln Memorial, Korean War Memorial, Vietnam Memorial, World War II Memorial, The White House
  • National Archives (Go Inside) (END)

7pm Tour


  • National Archives (Does NOT Go Inside) (START)
  • Jefferson Memorial, FDR Memorial, Martin Luther King Memorial, US Capitol Building, Lincoln Memorial, Korean War Memorial, Vietnam Memorial, World War II Memorial, The White House
  • National African American Museum of History and Culture (Does NOT Go Inside) (END)

Other DC Sights you’ll see


  • Washington Monument
  • Bureau Of Engraving and Printing
  • Potomac River Basin
  • George Mason Memorial
  • FBI Building
  • Taft Memorial
  • Supreme Court
  • Holocaust Museum
  • Washington Mall
  • World War I Memorial
  • Union Station
  • US Navy Memorial
  • Dwight D Eisenhower Building

About the Small Group Shuttle we use:


We operate brand new 2017 Ford Mini Transit Shuttles with 3 point seat belts with an all around comfortable ride. Large tour windows and very easy to get in and out of of. Best way to visit Washington DC!

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  • 14-Passenger Mini Transit Shuttle

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  • New 2017 Ford Mini Transit Shuttles

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Tour Benefits


  • Narration By Licensed Knowledgeable Guides every Step of the way
  • Live Narration, no robotic recordings or scripts
  • Multiple Departure Times (9am, 11am and 7pm))
  • Includes the famous and most popular National African American Museum Tour (9am and 11am).
  • The Smallest Group DC By Night Tour gives you Breathtaking Illuminated photos of our nations Memorials at night (7pm).

Timing & Pricing


Smallest Group DC City Tour


Timing

  • Duration: approximately 4.5 Hours plus Museum Time
  • Start time: 9am or 11am
  • Start location 9am tour: National Archives Building
  • Start location 11am tour: National African American Museum of History and Culture

Pricing

  • $75 Adults
  • $70 Seniors (65+)
  • $65 Children (< 12 years)


Smallest Group DC By Night Tour


Timing

  • Duration: aproximatelly 4 1/2 hours
  • Start time: 7PM
  • Start location: National Archives Building
  • The 7pm tour has the same itinerary as the 9am tour, but does not go inside the National African American Museum.

Pricing

  • $55 Adults
  • $50 Seniors (65+)
  • $40 Children (< 12 years)


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