Please check the calendar for dates and times available. Tours depart from the Washington Welcome Center. Please check in 30 minutes prior to boarding or your seats may be released and subject to cancellation. Reservations for the hotel shuttle pick up must be made by calling 202-832-9800, 24 hours in advance. Closed on 4th of July, Thanksgiving, and Christmas.
Number of Stops
The tour makes three stops, at the MLK Jr. Memorial/ FDR Memorial, the Lincoln Memorial and World War II Memorial. The Lincoln Memorial stop also serves the Vietnam Veteran's Memorial and the Korean War Veteran's Memorial. MLK Jr. and FDR Memorials are the same stop.
Reservations are required. Reservation based tickets are non-refundable. You may reschedule up to 24 hours in advance of tour time by calling 202-832-9800 (option #4).
Washington Welcome Center (1001 E Street NW)
10th and E St. NW
Welcome Center Stop - There are parking garages nearby, and Metro is two blocks away. (Gallery Place Station).
Child Ticket: 4-12 years. Under 4 are free.
It is highly recommended to bring bottled water along on the tour during the hot Summer months. Water can be purchased at the Welcome Center prior to boarding for the tour. There are no opportunities during the tour to purchase water along the route. The closest Metro stop is Metro Center on the Red Line.
Assistance animals, such as seeing-eye dogs, are the only animals that are allowed on board the trolleys.
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