National Mall And National Gallery Of Art Small-Group Tour - Washington D. C.

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Tour Information

Key Details

  • Mobile Voucher Accepted
  • Duration: 5 Hrs 30 Mins
  • Departure Time :
    10am
  • Departure Details :
    Lafayette Park
  • Cancellation Policy :
    Cancel up to 2 days in advance for a full refund

Overview

Make the most of your visit to DC on this comprehensive 5 to 5.5 hour small group tour welcoming no more than 8 guests. Our guide will show you the iconic monuments of DC on the National Mall, followed by a visit to the National Gallery of Art to see some of the nation's greatest artworks. Not only will you take in sites emblematic of America's capital and the pieces that have made it a cultural hub, you'll learn about the design and meaning behind them.

Highlights

  • Small group ensures personal service
  • Led by a local guide
  • Step back in time on a history tour

Know More about this tour

Begin outdoors by discovering Washington, D.C.s vast collection of outdoor monuments. This tour is the best way to visit D.C.s iconic sites, including the White House. Well explore the history of the nations capital as well as the monuments and memorials of the National Mall that feature figures like George Washington and Abraham Lincoln. Your engaging guide will share the stories about the major players and events in American history that have earned memorials on the Mall, including the Korean War, World War II, and Vietnam. Theyll even divulge the intricate symbolism woven into these structures.

After a break for lunch (lunch cost not included in price of tour), move to the National Gallery of Art and follow your guide through one of Americas best collections of artwork produced by Renaissance artists, French Impressionists, and great American painters. See works from Claude Monet, Raphael, Gilbert Stuart, Vincent Van Gough, and Edgar Degas, as well as more modern artists like Picasso, Pollock, Warhol, and OKeefe, as you learn whats really behind the creation of some of these pieces. Your private guide leads the way through the halls of the museum, telling stories, and stopping at famous works of art. Some pieces youll see on this tour include Ginevra de Benci by Leonardo da Vinci, Self Portrait by Vincent Van Gogh, and Woman with a Parasol by Claude Monet. Listen as your guide fills you in on the techniques behind some of the paintings, as well as some of the history and scandals that happened because of them.

Highlights Generally Include:

Lincoln Memorial
Washington Monument
Ginevra de Benci by Leonardo da Vinci
The White House
Venus with a Mirror by Titian
World War II Memorial
Self Portrait by Vincent Van Gogh

Inclusions

  • Semi-Private Walking Tour & Museum Tour
  • "Semi-Private" Means Group Size Is Never More Than 8 Guests Maximum
  • Professional Tour Guide
  • Available Daily At 10Am
  • Duration 5 - 5.5 Hours (Including A Lunch Break)
  • Tour Will Run, Rain Or Shine

Exclusions

  • Tour price does NOT include hotel pickup or drop-off (we recommend UBER or Taxi)
  • Tour price does NOT include gratuities (optional)
  • Tour is NOT available for those with walking disabilities or using a wheelchair

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

A maximum of 8 people per tour allowed

A moderate amount of walking is involved

Minimum numbers apply. This tour will not run without a minimum of 2 guests to meet requirements. In the event of this occurring, you will be offered an alternative or full refund.

Notes: National Gallery and other attractions or museums in DC may be subjected to occasional closures without previous warning from the museum management. When this occurs, we will provide guests with an appropriate alternative if the museum opening time is delayed more than 1h from the tour starting time. In these cases we are unable to provide refunds or discounts. Appropriate dress is required for entry into some sites on this tour. No large bags or suitcases are allowed inside the museum, only handbags or small thin bag packs are allowed through security. Due to increased security measures at many attractions some lines may form on tours with 'Skip the Line' or 'No Wait' access. Some specific rooms inside the museum are subjected to a very quiet or restricted right to speak inside, in this cases your guide will provide the information about this places before entering the specific rooms where this rule applies. Some collections may vary along the year.