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African American Heritage Tour

African American Heritage Tour
African American Heritage Tour
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Unforgettable tour of African American history. See the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial, Lincoln Theatre and the Thurgood Marshall Center

4 Hours
  • Mobile & printed vouchers accepted
  • Free Cancellation

Highlights

  • Educate yourself with the foundation and groundwork of African American history in Washington DC
  • Visit the historic suburb of Anacostia, the home of Fredrick Douglas
  • Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King Jr's Memorial
  • Howard University
  • U Street

Please Note

  • Tour departs from Union Station
  • Tour is unavailable on Sunday, Memorial Day, July 3rd, July 4th, New Year’s Eve, New Years Day, Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve, and Christmas Day.

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Allow yourself to plunge into the African American History while exploring the historic district of Washington D.C. Fall back in time while you engage in the history that made DC a capital of activism and culture for the African American movement. Explore monumental sites once visited by Mary McLeod Bethune, Thurgood Marshall and Dr. Carter G Woodson. Sites like U Street, heart of the African American theatre and music movement; Howard Universuty, flagship of African American higher education; and Anacosita, a historic neighborhood that was once home to Fredrick Douglas. Then of course a day of engaging in the African American culture of D.C wouldn’t be complete without going to the Lincoln Memorial to see Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King Jr’s memorial, which was inspired by his “I have a dream” speech.

Stops At:
  • Frederick Douglass National Historic Site (Cedar Hill)
  • Anacostia Community Museum
  • African American Civil War Memorial and Museum (photo stop)
  • Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial


Views From Coach:
  • Lincoln Theatre
  • Howard Theatre
  • Thurgood Marshall Center
  • Ben’s Chili Bowl
  • Mary McLeod Bethune Council House
  • St. Patrick Catholic Church
  • African American Museum
  • African Art Museum
  • Jefferson Memorial

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