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Smithsonian National Mall Tours

1400 Constitution Ave NW, National Museum of American History, Washington DC, DC 20560-0007
+1 202-384-8516
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Amazing

This was my first ever Segway experience. I loved it and would do it again in a heartbeat! My... read more

Reviewed 20 April 2013
Rasa T
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Chicago, Illinois
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Great fun

We had never done a Segway. After a short orientation, we were off.It was easy to learn and to... read more

Reviewed 19 April 2013
GinoDaGusta
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Pasadena, California
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Ride beside history! Prepared in consultation with Smithsonian experts, this premiere Segway tour highlights the architecture, art, culture, and history of Washington, DC's National Mall and many of Smithsonian's famed museums. Hear the many stories behind DC's landmarks and most famous national treasures on this three hour tour. Covering over 1,000 acres of the National Mall and Memorial Parks, this is DC's only tour that departs directly from the Mall at the National Museum of American History. Must be at least 16 years old to participate. (Min. weight 100lbs, max 260lbs).
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  • Very good2%
  • Average1%
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  • Terrible1%
2 Jun 2017
“came back again this year !”
13 Sep 2016
“Great way to see the mall. Segways are so much fun.”
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1400 Constitution Ave NW, National Museum of American History, Washington DC, DC 20560-0007
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+1 202-384-8516

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Reviewed 20 April 2013

This was my first ever Segway experience. I loved it and would do it again in a heartbeat! My guide, Lee, was very professional, extremely knowledgeable, and at all time safety oriented. My tour started at 12:30 on a Wednesday, luckily the weather was perfect...More

Thank Rasa T
Reviewed 19 April 2013 via mobile

We had never done a Segway. After a short orientation, we were off.It was easy to learn and to use,and the tour through the Mall and the Capitol was one of the highlights of our trip. Would do it again in a heartbeat.

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Reviewed 18 April 2013

The other reviews are not an exaggeration. I grew up just outside of DC and have visited as an adult at least a dozen times. The Segway tour was the highlight of a great week-long trip to DC with my family and 17-year-old son. I...More

Thank John F
Reviewed 9 April 2013

We had a great time on this tour. My adult son has never ridden a Segway before and he mastered it in no time. Our guide was Rick and he made the tour fun. When he found out that 2 of us were local he...More

Thank DLC12988
Reviewed 8 April 2013

I only wish I could rent one every single day in DC. It was So cool to see the mall this way, a guided tour on wheels. Fun!!! Our tour guide Rick was the best and my husband and 17 year old son had a...More

Thank RubyBurns
Reviewed 4 April 2013

I really enjoyed this tour! It was not only a lot of fun, it was also a great way to get an overview of everything there is to see on the Mall. Our tour guide, Lee was very knowledgeable and had a great sense of...More

Thank kmcauley23
Reviewed 2 April 2013

I had a wonderful time seeing the Capitol Mall and Monuments on the segway. Our tour guide Rick got us comfortable with the segway and then we were off to see the Mall. It is amazing how much more you can see gliding by at...More

Thank Dawn F
Reviewed 1 April 2013

Washington DC has a lot to offer and there is only so much walking that can be done. This Segway tour provided an excellent orientation and covered many of the major highlights with explanation and facts along the way (using a radio/headset). Lee the tour...More

1  Thank Nir_F_2013
Reviewed 29 March 2013

A friend and I took our 2 high school boys on this tour while in DC to visit potential colleges over spring break. This was by far the favorite part of the trip for all of us. Rick took us on a tour starting at...More

1  Thank sa7035
Reviewed 28 March 2013

Why would you want to see a city any other way than on a Segway? They are epic to ride, DC is a great place to ride them and the sights are all conveniently close together on a flat terrain. The guide is very knowledgeable...More

Thank potatosoup1
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ksugong
9 July 2015|
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Response from Luciana B | Reviewed this property |
Yes it is. School will be back and it should not be so crowd. Be prepared to walk a lot.
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Rob K
23 March 2015|
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Response from Santiago M |
On bike tours, yes. Segway riders must be at least 16 years old, though.
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