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Address: 1400 Pennsylvania Ave SE, Washington DC, DC 20003-3029
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09:00 - 22:00
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We are proud to be Washington DC's only Audio/MP3 walking tour company....

We are proud to be Washington DC's only Audio/MP3 walking tour company. Just download and play!Our audio/mp3 tours are available anytime, day or night, 24hrs a day. We currently offer our much-publicized American Scandal, Haunted History and Lincoln Assassination tours, with Capitol Hill, the National Mall, and the Tidal Basin audio tours on the way!Narrated and filled with stories, interesting facts, music, and sound effects, our audio walking tours are a great way to learn about both DC and American History in a rich and engaging way. Check us out!

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Lincoln Assassination Tour

We downloaded the app and printed off the map to do the tour ourselves. I bought tickets for the Ford Theater tour as well to tie into the end of the tour. The tour was well... read more

Reviewed 30 December 2016
Owen Sound, Canada

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Owen Sound, Canada
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175 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 December 2016

We downloaded the app and printed off the map to do the tour ourselves. I bought tickets for the Ford Theater tour as well to tie into the end of the tour. The tour was well written, we enjoyed seeing the buildings and walking in the footsteps of history. Would definitely recommend for the $9.00.

1 Thank the4taals
Arlington, Virginia, United States
1 review
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 May 2013

a great tour with a perfect knowlwdgeable guide, we learned so much in an evening of strolling in our nation's scandalous capital..THANKS

2 Thank Alisonpw3
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 February 2013

I once took a walking tour in Bath, England that was a very blithe and humorous look at English History. I have always wondered why there was not such a tour in Washington DC. Well, the "American Scandals" Tour is the equivalent in our nations Capital – a very witty and fun tour that uses our Capital Hill's architectural monuments... More 

2 Thank Michael H
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
1 review
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 February 2013

I had a great time at the American Scandals Tour today. I had gone with two of my friends and 8 other people in the group. Sean shared some amusing stories that I will remember for a long time. Although it was in the mid-20s today and it began to snow, the tour was interesting and Sean made the tour... More 

2 Thank Paulina008
Washington DC, District of Columbia
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 November 2012

The DC Walkabout tour has been a standard addition to my host activities as someone who lives in DC. I recently brought guests on The Big 5 and the Arlington National tours- Both were a fantastic way to spend the afternoon. The guide has always been knowledgeable and friendly - and I especially love the laid-back feeling to the experience.... More 

1 Thank CBaker9
Boston, Massachusetts
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16 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 October 2012

I joined a good friend to hear stories of scandal from Lafayette Square down to Pennsylvania Avenue straight to the Capitol. I've lived in DC for four years and was surprised by the number of stories our guide, Sean, shared that were new to me. The pace was easy and Sean was sensitive to the comfort of the group. Tour... More 

1 Thank Gery M
Frederick, MD
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28 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 October 2012

We had a great DC scandal walking tour with Sean last weekend. It was about 2.5 hours of interesting and amusing info. Would highly recommend it!

1 Thank chocopoppas
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
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7 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 October 2012

I recently did the scandal tour with several girlfriends on a Friday night. The tour guide was awesomely knowledgable and entertaining. The walk went from Lafayette Park to the Capitol. It was a great walk at a reasonable pace. I would recommend this tour to both tourists and locals alike.

1 Thank Kate L
Washington, DC
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80 reviews
26 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 October 2012

I took this tour on October 6, 2012. I had a relative visiting from out of town and wanted something interesting to do besides the monuments and museums because she has been to DC many times before. I found this tour online and thought it would be fun to do. The tour was GREAT!!!! Lots of humorous tales and great... More 

2 Thank sheltydog2005
Shreveport, Louisiana, United States
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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 15 October 2012

I recently brought a group of teens and 5 adults to DC for a church festival and had scheduled a night walking tour on the mall/monuments. Not being familiar with the time needed from the metro to the meeting place, my group was about 8 min. late. Instead of the guide waiting for 10 min. he left after 5 min.... More 

1 Thank Susan S
Sean W, Manager at DC Walkabout, responded to this review

The above group placed a reservation for a regularly scheduled tNational Mall tour, of which it is and has always been our policy to wait for 5 minutes after the scheduled time before beginning the tour with the rest of the group. It is unfortunate that this group was late, however it is not the guide's fault that they showed... More 

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