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Walk of the Town

Washington DC, DC 20560
+1 240-672-6306
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Best tour I've ever done!!

A really great experience, and so very glad it worked out for us to take this tour. My daughter... read more

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Atlanta, Georgia
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We are in our early 50's & had our 17 year old son with us. There were 4 others in the tour, so a... read more

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Walk of the Town is DC's most memorable walking tour! Explore Washington DC the way it was meant to be seen:on foot! Let superb storyteller and licensed DC tour guide Tim lead you on a FREE tour of DC!
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Reviewed yesterday

A really great experience, and so very glad it worked out for us to take this tour. My daughter (21) and I were in town for an interview for her and had Saturday free. There were 9 of us altogether and the 4.5 hours went...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We are in our early 50's & had our 17 year old son with us. There were 4 others in the tour, so a very nice size group. It's obvious Tim loves what he does & loves sharing his vast knowledge of our nations capitol....More

1  Thank Connie_ND
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Tour guide Time has an abundance of knowledge which he shares in an engaging and compelling way. Being from Australia we were worried it may be mainly for Americans. How wrong we were. Our tour had Canadians, Americans including a Vietnam vet and my daughter...More

1  Thank Louise P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was a remarkable tour. My group included our 11 year old son and a couple of middle aged parents. We joined 4 others and embarked on an amazing experience of understanding and insight along our National Mall. We spent more than 4 hours viewing...More

1  Thank 270dave
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just completed a walking tour of the capital monuments with Tim. It was highly enjoyable. Tim takes great care of the folks on his tour. Before the tour started, Tim encouraged those of us without hats that we might want them - and directed us...More

1  Thank k8ums
Reviewed 5 November 2017

The best way to learn and know in the city. The kids learn a lot and Tim was very patient with the questions.

1  Thank Natalia U
Reviewed 3 November 2017

We took the Walk of the Town tour with Tim this November and I do not have the words to describe how great it was. Tim's knowledge, sense of humor and storytelling made Washington's history come alive. We would never have appreciated and understood the...More

1  Thank Carina A
Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

I cannot imagine a better way to see the monuments around the National Mall. And the fact that it's free makes the deal even sweeter. Tim is helpful, knowledgeable, and respectful. He asks for tips at the end, which he richly deserves. Be prepared for...More

1  Thank Jean l
Reviewed 19 October 2017

My mom, brother, and I took this tour during a weekend trip to DC. Tim was hilarious and very knowledgeable about DC history. He even gave out snacks! I would recommend this tour to anyone looking to see historic DC. However, beware, this tour is...More

1  Thank edenalexi
Reviewed 17 October 2017

My husband and I met Tim for the tour October 6 at the beginning of our first trip to Washington DC. Tim is so well researched and adds so much background information, that as we were on other tours over the weekend, we felt we...More

1  Thank Darlene78
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Tanya R
11 July 2016|
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Response from Doug D | Reviewed this property |
I would certainly think so but to confirm you can email Tim directly from his website as he's very responsive.
21 June 2016|
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Response from debonair55 | Reviewed this property |
This a fairly considerable walk and also lots of standing. The tour takes a minimum of 3 hours . If there is anyway you can do it it's highly recommended but I suggest a fold up chair/ stick
8 January 2016|
Response from Sean S |
All of the information about his tours - schedule, specific tour dates, starting times, starting locations, the sights you see (plus more) can be found on his website WALK OF THE TOWN DC. Trip Advisor does not allow me to... More