Dark Side of Dupont & Embassy Row

What to expect
  • Hear about the ghosts and spirits that still haunt the streets of D.C. on a guided walking tour
  • Experience the darker side of the history of Dupont and Embassy Row following your expert local guide
  • Visit haunted locations and hear interesting tales during this tour that includes more humor than screams
Interested in a different view of Washington, D.C,? Join this guided walking tour to venture through its downtown streets, as you learn the dark stories that took place at the very locations you’ll be visiting. See the home of Michael Palmer, the site of an unfortunate bombing attempt, and hear about the curse of the Hope Diamond. Learn about everything, from the ghosts at the Embassies of Indonesia and China and the home of the accidental inventor of the electric chair, to a dark shrouded castle in Dupont Circle and a few tales of murder along Embassy Row. Who knows? If you’re lucky, maybe you’ll even make a few ‘“friends” along the way… and we’re not talking about fellow tour-goers.

Note: This tour covers a total distance of 1.5 miles. This tour is suitable for all ages. The exact meeting location will be provided upon confirmation. A max of 5 people can book at a time as per our partner's strict group booking policy. If you are group of 6 or more and place multiple bookings to go around our partner's restriction, our partner will immediately cancel your bookings. As this tour is no cost upfront, you have the opportunity to name your price depending on how you value the tour, pay-what-you-wish is for every budget! This tour works on the honor system, so please understand that if you make a reservation and don’t show up without 24 hour notice, future tours will be placed on stand-by status.
Key Highlights
Price Free!
Duration / Session 2 hours
# Sessions 1
Rating 1 positive reviews
Cancellation must be given at least 24 hours prior to the start of the tour. Failure to do so will result in future bookings being placed on stand-by status.

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