Hidden on the Hill tour
Activities

Hidden on the Hill tour

Free cancellation
Language: English
Availability: Saturday and Sunday
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: up to 2 hours
Safety measures applied
Do this because
  • See more of Capitol Hill than the Capitol
  • First time? Perfect chance to get to the know the area like a pro
  • Smaller group size gives you a personalized experience in good company
  • Learn more about the local culture first-hand
  • Meet the local producers and learn about their products
What to expect

Behind the Capitol building lies a vibrant neighborhood filled with historic houses, unique eateries, boutiques, the first Marine Corp barracks, and the city's oldest food market.

Some of the sites you'll see along the way include:

  • The controversial Emancipation statue in Lincoln Park
  • Some of the most beautiful (and expensive) row houses in the District
  • Sample the best homemade pop-tarts
  • Visit a Civil War navy hospital
  • See the home of the Commandant of the Marines and the 8th & I Barracks, the oldest in the Corp.
  • Visit the food and artists stalls at Eastern Market, the city's oldest market
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COVID-19 information
The following health and safety measures are in place, so you can relax and enjoy your experience.
  • Visitor numbers are limited to reduce crowds
  • The experience complies with government regulations
  • Social distancing is enforced
  • Areas frequented by visitors are regularly disinfected
  • Hand sanitizers are provided for staff and visitors
  • All gear/equipment is sanitised between use
  • Visitors are required to bring and wear masks
  • Guides and all other staff are required to wear masks
  • Proof of COVID-19 vaccination or a negative result from a recent antigen or molecular test may be required, please check the local requirements before your visit.
  • What's included
    • Off-the-beaten trail sites
    • An experienced guide that knows DC
    • Guided walking tour
    • Private tour
    What's not included
    • Alcoholic drinks
    • Food and drinks
    • Tips (optional)
    • Hotel pick-up/drop-off
    • Parking
    • Roundtrip transportation
    • Water
    Where

    First Street Southeast & C Street Southeast, Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, USA

    Meeting point:

    Capitol South metro station, outside at the top of the escalator.

    What to remember
    • Comfortable walking shoes are essential. Dress for the season
    • Please bring a bottle of water, sunscreen, a hat, and sunglasses along
    • This is a private tour limited to a small group of friends or family
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    When
    • Saturdays and Sundays: 11.00am
    • Blackout dates: New Years Day, Good Friday, Holy Saturday, Easter, Mothers Day, Fathers Day, Flag Day (June 14), Labor Day, Thanksgiving, Christmas, New Years Eve
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    Provider
    Off the Record Tours
    Booking fee
    Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
    Cancellation policy
    Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 12 hours before the experience begins.

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