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  1. United States
  2. Washington, DC
  3. Franklin Delano Roosevelt Memorial

Monuments by Moonlight: Washington DC Nightime Trolley Tour

Product ID: 15348
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Experience the sights of Washington D.C. by night! The Monuments by Moonlight Tour will take you on a guided trolley tour of the city's most popular monuments. Along the way, you’ll learn about the fascinating history of the nation's capital.
About this activity
Duration 2.5 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
Wheelchair accessible
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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  • Experience Washington D. C. at night
  • Take a trolley along streets traveled by U. S. presidents
  • See the Lincoln Memorial, the Martin Luther King Memorial, and other monuments by moonlight
Full description
See the most popular monuments of the U. S. capital illuminated at night on a 2.5-hour trolley tour! The route follows streets that have been traveled by presidents and makes stops at the Lincoln Memorial, the Martin Luther King Memorial, and the World War II Memorial.

A professional tour guide will entertain and inform you with stories about the Capitol’s colorful past. You’ll hear tales about the curse of the Hope Diamond and the restless spirits who make the city their home.

You’ll also hear about the Medal of Honor winner whose leg was amputated. He donated the leg to a museum and would frequently go to the museum to visit it!

Trolley stops: 
• FDR Memorial 
• Lincoln Memorial 
• Vietnam Veteran Memorial 
• Korean War Memorial 
• Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial 
• Iwo Jima Marine Corps Memorial 

Washington turns into a very different place after dark, and with the Monuments by Moonlight tour you’ll see the city in just the right light!
  • Trolley transportation
  • Tour guide
What’s Not Included
  • Tips and gratuities

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Meeting point

The tour leaves from Union Station at 50 Massachusetts Ave.

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Important information
Not allowed
  • Pets
  • Smoking
  • Luggage or large bags
  • Alcohol and drugs
Know before you go
Please note this tour does not currently go to the IWO Jima Memorial due to renovations, this stop will be replaced with the World War II Memorial.
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