Lafayette Square: American Architectural and Social History

What to expect
  • Explore the striking architecture and fascinating history of Lafayette Square and surrounding area
  • Visit famous homes, universities, museums, and uncover contemporary postmodernist designs
  • Get an inside look at a bastion of culture and power from the perspective of a historian
There’s a lot more to the White House and surrounding area than prestigious universities, banks, and a silly name. Discover the rich architectural history of this prominent DC neighborhood, from the iconic buildings of the Federal period to its current wealth of sleek postmodern designs. Visit the homes of important Washingtonians past and present, as well as major educational institutions, museums, clubs, and international bodies of government. With your expert guide leading the way, you’ll get an inside look at the who’s who and the what’s what of the Washington elite.

Note: The exact meeting place will be provided upon booking confirmation.
Key Highlights
Price $25.00 per guest
Duration / Session 2 hours
# Sessions 1
Bill Lebovich is an architectural historian and large-format architectural photographer. He worked for the National Park Service's National Register of Historic Places and the Historic American Buildings Survey.
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