Guided tour

Washington DC: Dupont Circle & Embassy Row Architecture Tour

Activity provider: DC Design Tours
Guided tour

Washington DC: Dupont Circle & Embassy Row Architecture Tour

Activity provider: DC Design Tours
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From US$ 44 per person

Likely to sell out

Explore the Dupont Circle neighborhood with an expert guide and see the home of some of the most impressive and opulent mansions and embassies.

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Duration 2 hours
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Live tour guide
Wheelchair accessible
Small group
Limited to 10 participants


  • Stroll down Embassy Row and see opulent design and architecture
  • Discover some of DC's most impressive properties, spanning the architectural gamut
  • Hear the stories and scandals behind the extravagant homes
Full description
Meet your guide in the heart of Dupont Circle and begin your architecture walking tour. See Gilded Age mansions and grand international embassies that line the streets of one of DC's most lavish neighborhoods. Stroll along Embassy Row and marvel at some of the city's most magnificent properties, spanning the architectural gamut from Neo-classical to Beaux-Arts to Queen Anne. See notable buildings such as the Embassy of Indonesia, also known as the Walsh-McLean House, Anderson Mansion, Woodrow Wilson House, and many other architectural gems. With your professional guide, hear the stories and scandals that helped shape the nation behind the doors of some of the District's most extravagant homes.
  • Professional guide
  • Gratuites

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Meeting point

This tour meets in the center of Dupont Circle at the base of the fountain.

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Important information

What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Water
  • Weather-appropriate clothing

Know before you go

  • You must be able to walk 1-2 miles on this tour
  • This tour will take place in all weather unless conditions make it dangerous
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Very thorough tour and guide had excellent knowledge of area.

August 1, 2022

October 9, 2021

Product ID: 401713