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819 G St SW, Washington DC, DC 20024-2485
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Great Southwest DC Renewal History Walk ending at new Wharf attractions. Our guide Carolyn told great stories about history of urban renewal and 'renewal'. Past efforts are a cautionary tale and we'll now see how current ones will play out. She has amazing facts and...More

Thank Steve F
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washwalks, Owner at Washington Walks, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

It was a pleasure to have you along on the walk of the Southwest D.C. waterfront, Steve. (We will credit you with bringing the absolutely perfect walking tour weather along!) Agree that this is a neighborhood to keep on eye on, as the citizenry evaluates...More

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Reviewed 6 November 2017

Our tour guide, Andrew, was energetic, and enthusiastic therefore the group was highly engaged from start to finish, left with a sense of wanting to learn more. My daughters, ages 8 and 11 found his delivery entertaining and thoroughly enjoyed the sites seen throughout the...More

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Reviewed 1 November 2017

We took a light-hearted and informative ghost tour with Washington Walks to get us in the mood for Halloween. Our guide was a true Washington local. There are a lot of ghost tours in DC, but go with an established company like WW. Their guides...More

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Reviewed 24 October 2017

A nice walk around Georgetown with a good guide who was charming and a good communicator. The actual content was not what we had hoped for, so I can't give it 5 stars however; less facts ("somebody related to somebody famous lived here and the...More

1  Thank chuckhampton
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washwalks, Owner at Washington Walks, responded to this reviewResponded 27 October 2017

Thank you for joining the Georgetown walking tour. My own humble opinion matches yours: storytelling is an essential component of a memorable walking tour. We work with our guides on honing that skill and will continue to do so. Appreciate the observation and feedback! -Carolyn...More

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Reviewed 23 October 2017

I have done a lot of Washington Walks and they are always interesting and informative. This one was especially interesting - a chance to experience a new development and a great destination. The guide was really nice and informed, the walk was not too strenuous,...More

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washwalks, Owner at Washington Walks, responded to this reviewResponded 27 October 2017

It is always great to have you on one of our walking tours, Patrick. Thank you for coming out for the walk along the Southwest waterfront. Agree with you that the newly-opened District Wharf is a game changer not only for the neighborhood, but for...More

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Reviewed 23 October 2017

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Reviewed 22 October 2017

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Reviewed 14 September 2017

We took two different tours of the monuments on and near the Mall, both in the evening in June, 2015. The first walk was guided by an architecture grad student who gave a really interesting twist on the mechanics and structures of the various monuments...More

Thank Heather S
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washwalks, Owner at Washington Walks, responded to this reviewResponded 22 September 2017

Heather, your review proves that It's Never Too Late to say thank you, offer a compliment--or submit a Trip Advisor review! Thank you very much for sharing your good memories of the memorials walks you took with our guides back in 2015. Especially gratified to...More

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Reviewed 21 August 2017

Our tour guide was very enthusiastic and considerate, but the tour was a little disappointing. We had expected to receive more information/history on the Embassies and their interaction with our city/country. The tour spent the first 30 min at DuPont Circle and discussed the statue,...More

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washwalks, Owner at Washington Walks, responded to this reviewResponded 22 September 2017

Thanks for giving us a try and sorry the experience did not match your expectations. For a deep dive into the world of Washington, D.C. embassies and the culture of the countries represented, I suggest participating in Passport DC, an annual event held for two...More

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