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African-American History City Tour with Reserved Museum Entry

Highlights
  • A small group led by a local guide in a minibus
  • Informative commentary about the history of African-American culture
  • Reserved entry to the National Museum of African American History & Culture
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African-American History City Tour with Reserved Museum Entry
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African-American History City Tour with Reserved Museum Entry
From USD 89.00
Overview
On this 4-hour guided tour of Washington D.C. guests will learn about African-American culture from the beginning of United States history. Explore important landmarks such as the M.L.K. Memorial, Howard University, and even the National Museum of African American History and Culture while gaining historical insights from the first landing at Jamestown through the Civil Rights Movement and present day.
What to Expect

Explore the rich history of African-American culture in the United States with this 4-hour excursion. Learn about the first African-Americans who were brought to Jamestown, Virginia and helped contribute to the building of the Nation's Capital.

Discover a number of neighborhoods, such as Shaw and Anacostia, that were once home to famous African-Americans, such as Frederick Douglass, renowned civil rights activist. Continue on to Howard University, one of the oldest black universities with an exciting history.

Visit key landmarks in downtown D.C. that played important roles in the Civil Rights Movement including the Lincoln Memorial, where M.L.K. gave his famous “I Have a Dream” speech.

Conclude your tour at the recently opened National Museum of African American History and Culture with reserved tickets and delve deeper into the story of how African-Americans shaped American history.

Reviews (61)
1 - 5 of 31 reviews
Reviewed 6 days ago
Tour cancelled few hours before start time and I didn't get the notice till end of the day!

This tour was cancelled but my notification email till not arrive till 7 hours after the start time! I went to the museum anyway and explained my situation and they let me in, so I was very grateful. The museum is excellent, even if a...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Gwen A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Loved this tour!

My husband and I loved everything about this tour. This tour included many stops that I had never seen before even though I have been to DC many times prior. The Martin Luther King Memorial was very powerful, I would have never been able to...More

Date of experience: November 2018
2  Thank sneakertravel
Reviewed 10 November 2018 via mobile
Absolutely yes!

Love! Love! Love this tour. Comfortable transportation the driver was a little rude at the start of trip but we did not let that bother us. Glad we didn’t because the tour guide was so knowledgeable about all our stops and gave us additional information...More

1  Thank MsNifa
Reviewed 24 October 2018
The Absolute Best!

This tour was so much more than expected, getting tickets for the museum is just the icing on the cake! Our tour guide was Jamal and it is amazing how much history he has acquired....so much so that he couldn't even tell us all of...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Kimberly M
Reviewed 16 October 2018
Every aspect of the tour was amazing! The African American History Museum was overwhelmingly awesome!!

The tour guide was knowledgeable and humorous. Our guide was also very timely, which was appreciated. The pickup was conveniently located. I enjoyed every aspect of the tour from the MLK Memorial to the African American History Museum. I especially appreciated the timed entry to...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Lee S
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Yes baby friendly, we used our front pack carrier rather than a stroller. Not sure a stroller would have worked.
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