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Washington DC Moonlit Tour of the National Mall & Stops at 10 Sites

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Washington DC Moonlit Tour of the National Mall & Stops at 10 Sites

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icon3 hours  (approx.)
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iconOffered in: English

Overview

See Washington DC’s best sites light up after dark on a 3-HourGuided Nighttime Tour of the National Mall and monuments. Listen to an entertaining narrated history of the capital city, then stop to explore the most important destinations, from moving tributes to America's 20th-century wars to inspiring presidential landmarks. Take in the White House and the U.S. Capitol building at their most picturesque and get the perfect orientation and overview of Washington, DC.
  • 3-Hour Guided Night-Time Sightseeing Tour of Washington DC
  • Pass by top sites illumicated at night, including Washington Monument and Jefferson Memorial
  • Stop for photos at 10 attractions such as the White House and US Capitol Building
  • Complimentary Hotel Pick-Up included at select DC hotels
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3-Hour Washington DC Moonlit Tour of the National Mall
Pass by 20+ top DC Sites and Memorials and Arlington Cemetery
Photo Stops at 10 Top Attractions including White House, MLK Memorial, US Capitol & Lincoln Memorial
Experience a moonlit tour of Washington DC for a unique experience
Complimentary Bottled Water
Professional Tour Guide that stays with you through out tour, and walks you through the sites
Gratuities
NOTE: Hotel Drop-Off is not provided. Please plan accordingly.
800 Pennsylvania Avenue NW , 800 Pennsylvania Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20004, USA

Please meet at the corner of 9th and Pennsylvania Avenue NW close to the National Archives by 7pm. Please look for the Signature Tours logo on the pole next to the bench. You will be looking for the white Signature Tours bus and tour guide.

7:30 PM
This activity will end right where it started.
Start the night with pick-up at your Washington, DC hotel, then meet your guide and group at the National Archives Building—the neoclassical rotunda and columns of this DC landmark are especially dramatic at night.

Enjoy a comfortable seat on an air-conditioned coach as you make your way along the National Mall, and listen to insider stories about DC history, government and the landmarks you’ll see. Visit memorials to Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., Abraham Lincoln and Franklin Delano Roosevelt, and take time to walk around the Korean War Memorial, the Vietnam War Memorial, the Vietnam Women’s Memorial, the World War II Memorial and the Iwo Jima Memorial.

You’ll have plenty of time to snap photos of the U.S. Capitol building and the White House, and the route route passes by the Washington Monument and many of the Smithsonian museums. Finish your tour in the heart of Washington, DC, near some of the city’s best restaurant, bars and attractions.
Itinerary
Stop At:  
White House
Photo stop outside the White House
Admission Ticket Not Included
Pass By:  
U.S. Marine Corps War Memorial
Pass by US Marine Corp Memorial
Stop At:  
Lincoln Memorial
Photo stop at the Lincoln Memorial
Admission Ticket Free
Pass By:  
The National Archives Museum
Pass by the National Archives Building
Stop At:  
Vietnam Veterans Memorial
Photo stop at the Vietnam Veteran's Memorial
Admission Ticket Free
Pass By:  
Washington Monument
Pass by the Washington Monument
Pass By:  
National Gallery of Art
Pass by the National Gallery of Art
Stop At:  
National Mall
Comprehensive guided tour of the monuments around the National Mall
Admission Ticket Free
Stop At:  
Vietnam Women's Memorial
Photo Stop at the Nurses' Memorial
Admission Ticket Free
Stop At:  
U.S. Capitol
Photo Stop at the US Capitol
Admission Ticket Not Included
Stop At:  
Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial
Photo stop at the MLK Memorial
Admission Ticket Free
Stop At:  
National World War II Memorial
Photo stop at the WWII Memorial in DC
Admission Ticket Free
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Please Note: Hotel Drop-Off is not provided. Tours will conclude near the National Archives Building. Please plan accordingly.
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 40 travelers
  • OPERATED BY Signature Tours of DC
You can cancel up to 24 hours in advance of the experience for a full refund.
  • For a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours before the experience’s start time.
  • If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.
  • Any changes made less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time will not be accepted.
  • Cut-off times are based on the experience’s local time.
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund.

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The answers provided below are based on answers previously given by the tour provider to customers’ questions.
Q:
What is the policy on face masks and attendee health during Washington DC Moonlit Tour of the National Mall & Stops at 10 Sites?
A:The policies on face masks and attendee health are:

  • Face masks required for travelers in public areas
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Face masks provided for travelers
See all safety measures taken by Washington DC Moonlit Tour of the National Mall & Stops at 10 Sites.
Q:
What is the policy on sanitization during Washington DC Moonlit Tour of the National Mall & Stops at 10 Sites?
A:The policies on sanitization are:

  • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
  • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
See all safety measures taken by Washington DC Moonlit Tour of the National Mall & Stops at 10 Sites.
Q:
What is the social distancing policy during Washington DC Moonlit Tour of the National Mall & Stops at 10 Sites?
A:The policies on social distancing are:

  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
  • Contactless payments for gratuities and add-ons
See all safety measures taken by Washington DC Moonlit Tour of the National Mall & Stops at 10 Sites.
Q:
What measures are being taken to ensure staff health & safety during Washington DC Moonlit Tour of the National Mall & Stops at 10 Sites?
A:The policies on staff health & safety are:

  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Regular temperature checks for staff
See all safety measures taken by Washington DC Moonlit Tour of the National Mall & Stops at 10 Sites.

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star-3
Longer than 3 hours and...
Jen_R
, Jun 2022
Longer than 3 hours and was still running 25 minutes late. Driver blamed running late on people come back late but that only happened once and they were 3 minutes late. Not worth the money or the time.
star-1
They left us after the...
Evelyn_H
, Jun 2022
They left us after the driver explained they counted everyone. We walking into the souvenir shop and walked out one minute after the designated time and bus left.
star-5
Best tour experience by far!
Susan_P
, Jun 2022
Our experience was really terrific and helped us to create lasting memories of our trip without the hassle of driving and planning. It was all done for us! From the clean air conditioned coach to our courteous and safe driver, Chris and the engaging, funny and smart Sally, it was all too notch. We were given reasonable time to take pictures, get on and off the bus and we’re given great information about each stop before and after we disembarked from the bus. This made the experience even better to appreciate each monument. I would highly recommend this company and experience if you want to get the most out of all they key monuments. The night time made them all the more special. A million stars… five is not enough!!
icon Response from Host , Jun 2022
Thank you so much for your nice and detailed review. We're happy that you liked the air conditioned coach, the safe driver and engaging guide and you were given ample time to snap great memories. Zuma
star-5
Great experience
William_V
, Jun 2022
The driver was very knowledgeable and just an all around great guide. He really knew his history. Highly recommend
icon Response from Host , Jun 2022
Thank you for taking the tour and giving your feedback. We're pleased with your rating of the tour and your great impression of the guide. Thank you for recommending us. Zuma
star-5
Great tour - worth the trip!
Robin_W
, Jun 2022
Tour guides were very knowledgeable and engaging. Great tour stops - I felt like we saw enough and had time to get out and look around. The guys did a great job keeping that you were moving along and had a lot of interesting facts but didn’t overwhelm us with information.
icon Response from Host , Jun 2022
thank you for your great rating of the tour. We're specially glad to hear that you liked your guide and found them knowledgeable and engaging. Zuma
star-5
Awesome Journey
Povithkumar_N
, Jun 2022
It was a wonderful ride!! We had enough time to explore and take pics. The tour guides were the best. Our family and friends enjoyed a lot.
icon Response from Host , Jun 2022
thank you so much for your rave review. We're glad that your expectations were met and you had a good time. Zuma
star-4
Great tour
Nathan_H
, Jun 2022
The Information provided by guide and seeing the monuments at night made the experience completely worthwhile.
icon Response from Host , Jun 2022
Thank you for your concise review. We're delighted that you liked seeing the monuments and that the experience was worthwhile. What could we have done to deserve a better rating? Zuma
star-5
Perfect way to see all memorials
Amy_V
, Jun 2022
Charles was an amazing tour guide. He was very entertaining and knowledgeable about all things DC. The tour was all inclusive- we saw all of the memorials. We loved seeing them lit up as well. Thank you Charles!
icon Response from Host , Jun 2022
Thank you for choosing us for your night tour and sharing your impressions. We're glad that you liked seeing the monuments and that the guide did a great job. Zuma
star-2
Not worth the cost - sadly
caroline_b
, Jun 2022
Terribly disorganized and with a lot of unnecessary wait time. We were told to arrive 30 mins early at the pick up place and then stood in a line and waited while three large tour buses were filled. Because the busses take so many people it takes a long time to get on and off and little time to see the actual sights. The guide was good but he seemed frustrated by having to keep such a short time schedule - for the money I would recommend the trolley tour instead -
star-5
No story
Brad_B
, Jun 2022
No story This is not my thing I’m not into writing stories and if you do not accept this now you will not get a review enough is enough
icon Response from Host , Jun 2022
Thank you for taking the tour with us and giving us 5 stars. We would also appreciate it you would clarify your comment. Zuma
star-5
Fun beautiful
Holly_G
, Jun 2022
Great tour with insights. Suggestion for your guide- do not say look over here- tell us which side of the bus to look out of 😉
icon Response from Host , Jun 2022
Thank you for taking the tour with us and sharing your feedback. Thank you also for your suggestion! Zuma
star-4
Really enjoyed FDR and...
Lynn_B
, Jun 2022
Really enjoyed FDR and MLK memorials. Also, all the monuments at night were beautiful. Tour guide was knowledgeable but time was given at each spot to check it out on your own. The only disappointment was not getting to stop at the Jefferson memorial.
star-5
Great experience!
Mario_M
, Jun 2022
Tyrone was a great tour guide, very knowledgeable and humorous! and Troy was accommodating and drove safely! Highly recommend the tour
icon Response from Host , Jun 2022
Thank you for enjoying your tour and thinking that it was a great experience. Your tour guide works hard to make it informative and entertaining. And your driver makes you safe and comfortable. Zuma
star-1
Incredible waste of time
elizabeth_s
, Jun 2022
The tour guide was literally the most unprofessional and rude person ever. After taking an amazing tour with ISA tours just a few days later this was an awful experience. She was rude, crude, and used the three hours to discuss her personal opinions of everything she disliked. It was truly an awful experience. She was rude my DHH father in law and the experience was simply ruined. I am sure there are great guides out there but this woman was so obnoxious and rude. I regret taking my children and elderly father in law to deal with someone so unprofessional and rude for three hours.
star-5
Great night!
Jennifer_M
, Jun 2022
What an amazing trip! I can’t believe how much we saw and learned in 3 hours. Chris was an amazing driver and our guide Susan was awesome.
icon Response from Host , Jun 2022
Thank you for choosing the night and sharing your great experience with us. Your driver and guide are at your service to make sure that all your needs are met. Zuma
star-5
DC Tour
Kimberly_B
, Jun 2022
It was really informative and interesting tour of DC thank you! We visited a lot of places and our tour guide kept it interesting with a lot of trivia.
icon Response from Host , Jun 2022
Thank you for taking the tour and finding it interesting. Your guide is tasked with showing you around, pointing out the interesting facts and making it fun. Zuma
star-4
Best wat to see DC in the cool of the night
Sandra_W
, Jun 2022
Enjoyed the tour particular the MLK memorial and vignettes by Charles. We need to learn more about his contributions as well as Coretta Scott King.
icon Response from Host , Jun 2022
Thank you for taking the tour with us and finding a connection with one of the landmarks. We're glad that you also liked the presentation by your guide. Zuma
star-5
Tyrone was fantastic and...
Justin_P
, Jun 2022
Tyrone was fantastic and made the tour seem so much shorter than it was. Chuck was an excellent driver. Ride was smooth!
icon Response from Host , Jun 2022
Thank you so much for your feedback. Your review sums it up. We strive to provide a safe and smooth ride, with a fantastic guide who keeps you entertained and shows you around. Zuma
star-2
Take a different tour
MaryElizabeth_M
, Jun 2022
Too slow moving. Poor timing of presentation created long wait times sitting in the bus not moving. Very nice gentleman, but shouldn’t be giving presentation.
icon Response from Host , Jun 2022
Thank you for taking the tour and sharing your opinion. Zuma
star-4
Nice tour
Tim_D
, Jun 2022
Nice tour. Really nice tour. Really, really nice tour. App keeps asking me for more detail. Really, really nice tour, really.
icon Response from Host , Jun 2022
Thank you for your effusive review. It looks like you really enjoyed it. We're glad to hear that. What else could we have done better for you to like it even more? Zuma

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