Explore the political core of Washington DC! This tour takes visitors through the heart of Federal power in Washington DC, looking at our Nation’s Capital’s history through the lens of architecture and urban planning. From the original L’Enfant city plan to the Capitol and Grounds’ tumultuous construction, the rise of the magnificent Beaux-Arts Library of Congress and imposing Supreme Court, and into the present day. Prolific designers like Thomas Jefferson, Robert Mills, Frederick Law Olmstead, and Daniel Burnham will feature prominently. Controversy, chaos, and red tape abound! A tour not to be missed by architecture and history enthusiasts.



Washington Union Station, 50 Massachusetts Ave NE, Washington, DC 20002


38.8977859, -77.0057621





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