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    Secrets and Scandals Tour

    DC by Foot
    If you've ever thought of history as boring, then this tour is about to change your whole perspective about our country's past! Join this laugh out loud guided walking tour that takes you through the more sordid past of our founding fathers. From inaugurations gone awry, duels, and a first lady who committed bigamy, all the way to curses, love affairs, and the history of the secret service; this tour covers the misadventures, misfortunes and misbehaviors of some of the most notable names in American history. Uncover D.C. mysteries, such as who really saved Washington's portrait from a burning White House, and why the Treasury Building is structured in a way where it blocks the view of the Capitol from the White House. If you're looking for the lighter side of D.C.'s history, this tour is something you absolutely can't afford to miss.
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    Signature DC Tour

    Signature Tours DC
    The Signature DC Bus Tour will take you on a fun sightseeing exploration of the city in daylight, then resume after dark to view the American city of lights, which was modeled after 18th Century Paris! On this bus tour, you will be able to see all the top Washington DC monuments and attractions to the tune of exciting live narration on a convenient bus ride -- talk about saving time and stress! At each stop, your expert local guide will hop off your climate-controlled bus with you to provide fascinating and relevant information about each memorial that you may have otherwise missed. Later that night, reboard the bus to tour the National Mall lit up in all her twilight glory. Tailored to fit into your schedule, this day and night tour is all about you!
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    Day Bike Tour

    Capital City Bike Tours
    Do you want to see the White House, Capitol Building, National Mall and Lincoln Memorial? How about the Washington Monument, Korean War Memorial, Vietnam War Memorial and others? See the sacrifice embedded in the art of these monuments up close on a guided bike tour of Washington D.C. The tour will let you learn more while taking a planned route of the city. Hear stories about the past that will fascinate and haunt you. Be taught by experienced guides on this enthralling trip.
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    American Art & Monuments at Night Tour

    Urban Adventures
    Enjoy a quirky and unconventional tour of one of the most historic buildings and museums in DC, the Smithsonian American Art Museum and National Portrait Gallery, before heading out to join our small group tour of the culture-rich National Mall on board anr all-electric Red Roadster.
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    Historic Leesburg Food Tour

    DC Metro Food Tours
    You love food. What is better than delicious, authentic, local food? Maybe enjoying it on a guided tour in one of the areas most historic towns. Spend time in the picturesque town of Leesburg, where you'll be able to enjoy Culinary Institute of American level cooking as you take a break from your guided tour of 18th and 19th century architecture and the rich history of this robust region. Eat inside a restored 19th century mill and 150 year old bank building, before finishing with desserts that have been featured on the Food Network. This tour is the perfect mix of fun, sightseeing, and plentiful amounts food, don't plan on following this tour up with dinner. You will be feeling great after the special service you receive at each spot and anxious to return for more from this deliciously, authentic town! All dishes served are included in the tour. Enough food is served that for most participants, dinner afterwards will not be needed. Seating and special service is provided at all restaurants throughout the tour.
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    Day & Night Sightseeing Tour

    Signature Tours DC
    This unique Washington D.C. sightseeing bus tour takes you on a fun daytime exploration and then resumes after dark for views of the the city painted in light. You'll take a morning cruise along the Potomac River and then head out on a guided tour of D.C.'s rich history. You'll stop at such famous locations as the White House, the FDR Memorial, the Lincoln Memorial, and the Iwo Jima Memorial. You'll also see stunning sites like the National Mall and the Washington Monument from the comfort of your seat on an air conditioned coach bus. From day to night, the city will transform and you'll be granted the unique gift of exploring the nation's history in two different lights.
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    Grand All Day Tour

    DC Trails
    How would you like to spend the entire day immersed in the history of Washington D.C.? You will spend 7 hours with talented guides who will reveal new facts about the nation's capital. to you. You will see the U.S. Capitol Building, White House, Grant Memorial, Lincoln Memorial, Korean War Memorial, Vietnam War Memorial, World War II Memorial, Arlington National Cemetery, Iwo Jima Memorial, Jefferson Memorial and FDR Memorial. You will get the chance to take photos and have lunch at Fashion Center Mall as you relax.
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    Photo Tour: Monuments and Memorials - Full Day

    Washington Photo Safari
    Afraid of being the one person on the photography tour with no photography knowledge? This workshop starts with a 45 minute lesson where you will learn photography basics and rudimentary methods of architectural photography. Then, you will move on to taking pictures of the various monuments and historical buildings around Washington: The White House, Lafayette Park, Vietnam Three Servicemen Memorials, and Union Station, among many others. This particular full-day workshop also includes training in abstract photography in the entertainment district and a trip to the Washington National Cathedral for interior photography training. Start with learning the concepts of F stops and shutter speeds, and gradually progress to more intricate techniques!
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    Front Yard America Tour (The Mall)

    Context Travel
    Let's go to the mall - today! No, not a shopping mall! The National Mall! Come learn about the nation's capitol, the three branches of government, and influential politicians on this tour! Explore the nation's capital with an experienced and educated tour guide who can tell you all of the facts, anecdotes, and stories along the way! You will walk along the National Mall, seeing the gorgeous, white marble sites of the city. Each tour will be tailored to the tour guides' specialities and your personal interests, so the tour could include a number of things, such as the Hirshhorn Sculpture Garden, the Smithsonian Castle, the Tidal Basin, the Jefferson Monument, and so much more! Don't miss this district!
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    Photo Tour: F-Stops and Shutter Speeds

    Washington Photo Safari
    Anyone can point a camera and press a button. What separates photographers who know what they're doing from those who don't is the knowledge of how to use your camera to its fullest extent! This class will demystify the subtle abbreviations you will find on your camera. After this class, you'll be able to differentiate settings from "Auto" and "P" to "Av" and "Tv." As you learn these basic operations, you'll start to unlock the knowledge of how professionals make that closeup look super sharp, but always have the perfectly blurred background. This is a great way to build your own skills on photo composition, mode, speed and exposure, and also teach you how to use your camera to its fullest capacity.
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