Learn about US democracy on a self-guided tour of the US Capitol Building and Visitor Center at Capitol Hill. Enjoy an illuminated city tour, viewing:
– The White House
– The US Capitol
– The Lincoln Memorial
– The World War II and Vietnam War Memorials
Washington DC Sightseeing
Explore the nation’s capital, taking in:
– Arlington Cemetery
– Woodrow Wilson House
– Smithsonian Museums
- The White House Visit Capitol Hill and the White House Visitor Centre for a glimpse into the home of the US President.
- Holocaust Museum Later, visit the Holocaust Museum (USHMM), which provides for the documentation, study and interpretation of Holocaust history.
- Sightseeing Enjoy a day of sightseeing and leisure activities.
- Gettysburg Sightseeing Visit the Gettysburg National Military Park and the Gettysburg Museum of the American Civil War.
- Statue of Liberty Get a close-up view of one of the world’s most recognised landmarks.
- Ellis Island Immigration Museum Learn about the USA’s rich history of immigration at the Ellis Island Immigration Museum.
- 9/11 Museum & Memorial Reflect on the harrowing terror events of September 11, 2001 at the 9/11 Memorial, the World Trade Center site and the Pentagon.
- Broadway Show Take your seats for an afternoon of entertainment at a Broadway show.
- Harlem Heritage Civil Rights walking tour Explore Harlem’s impact on the American Civil Rights Movement on a Harlem Heritage Civil Rights walking tour.
- NYC Gangster Tour Visit places ruled by some of the most powerful gangs. Little Italy, where The Mafia or La Cosa Nostra wreaked havoc and mob members were gunned down in the streets. Learn of the demise of the last don John Gotti. Also visit Chinatown, home to the Tong gangs, where the infamous two Tongs would rage war on each other. Explore the underground tunnels and hear stories of their wars.
- Natural History Museum Visit the Natural History Museum, one of the largest in the world.
- Rockefeller Center Visit the Rockefeller Center and get unobstructed 360° city views from the Top of the Rock.
- Don’t forget, you lose a day in travel on your way home!