Icons Of Capitol Hill Photo Safari - Washington D. C.

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Key Details

  • Mobile Voucher Accepted
  • Duration: 3 Hrs 30 Mins
  • Departure Time :
  • Departure Details :
    Old trolley desk at Union Station
  • Cancellation Policy :
    Cancel up to 2 days in advance for a full refund


Washington, DCs Capitol Hillis one of the citys best places to learn travel and architectural photography. This 3.5-hour photography tour led by a professional photographer travels to all the familiar locations you've seen on postcards.See theUnited States Supreme Court Building, the Library of congress, and much more. Travel in comfortable, air-conditioned or heated splendor, while learning the tips, tricks, and techniques to capture your own postcard-worthy photosalong the way.


  • Led by a professional photographer
  • Great overview and orientation of the city
  • Perfect for all ages and skill level

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On this 3.5-hour photo tour, learn the principal features of any camera, plus the dos and don't of travel photography, basic architectural photography, outdoor portraiture, and interior photography (without a flash or tripod). Get hands-on instruction whiletaking pictures arguably the best way to learn how to take great pictures.

Meet the professional photographer guide and the rest of the group at the old trolley desk at Union station.Begin with a travel photography orientation before photographing the magnificent interior and exterior architecture. You'll then head to the Thurgood Marshall Federal Judiciary Building, which houses theoffices that support the work of the United States Courts. Climb Capitol Hill to photograph the Supreme Court and Library of congress buildings and the East Front of the Capitol.

Continue on to theUnited States Botanic Garden, filled with beautiful displays of orchids, flowers, and plant species. Capture the late afternoon sun on thewest face of the Capitol building, site of every Presidential Inauguration, before passing the statues of Ulysses S. Grant and the Union Army Soldiers in front of the building. You'll see the Peace Monument before concluding at the nearby Capitol Reflecting Pool.

By the end of your safari, you'll be familiar with all of your camera's functions, the basic principles of photo composition, and the beauty of Capitol Hill.


  • Local taxes
  • Entry/Admission - Supreme Court
  • Entry/Admission - Library of Congress
  • Entry/Admission - Union Station
  • Entry/Admission - U.S. Capitol
  • Entry/Admission - United States Botanic Garden
  • Entry/Admission - Washington Photo Safari


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Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 3 days of travel. In this case confirmation will be received within 48 hours, subject to availability

Minimum age is 8 years old

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