Summary of The Day: In the morning, we will visit the Pentagon and 911 Memorial, where the United States Department of Defense is located. Along the way we'll pass by Arlington Cemetery. After that, we will head to George Washington’s Mount Vernon (admission not included).
Following the death of his older half-brother, Lawrence, in 1752, George Washington took up residence at the house that his father, Augustine Washington, had built in 1735. Here, he was declared the first President at the age of 57. The interiors have been meticulously restored to their appearance in 1799. The next stop will be the National Cathedral, the sixth largest cathedral over the worldwide.
In the afternoon, we will next visit the International Spy Museum (admission not included). It is the only public museum in the United States solely dedicated to espionage and the only one in the world to provide a global perspective on an all-but-invisible profession that has shaped history and continues to have a significant impact on world events. After visiting of spy museum, we will go to Madam Tussauds Wax Museum (admission not included), which not only has world class “celebrities”, but also collects all the figures of American Presidents in history since George Washington.
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We will begin our day with visiting inside of the U.S. Capitol, the home for the US Congress. The U.S. Capitol was established at 1793, it has become the symbol of American people and government. We will also visit the Library of Congress in the U.S. Capitol, it has served the United States congress for more than 200 years. We will visit the Lincoln Memorial. This grand monument overlooks the Reflecting Pool, the Washington Monument and the U.S. Capitol. Inside, the 19-foot marble statue of the 16th president is flanked by inscriptions of his Second Inaugural Address and the famous Gettysburg Address.
Our tour will also stop at the Vietnam Veterans Memorial and the Korean War Memorial. The two monuments honor members of the U.S. armed forces who fought in the wars. In the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum, we will take a glance at the human aviation and space heritage as well as have a vision of space travel in the future through thousands of objects on display, including the 1903 Wright Flyer, Charles Lindbergh's Spirit of St. Louis, the Apollo 11 Command Module Columbia, and a lunar rock you can touch.
Furthermore, we can take photos with backdrops of the White House and the U.S. Capitol due to the visit limitation for the public. You surely don’t want to miss the opportunity to take our exclusive DC Cruise for sightseeing of the town along the Potomac River. Along the way of our tour, you will also see and pass by the Thomas Jefferson Memorial, WWII Memorial and more.
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*Adult: 12 and older|
*Child: 2-12 years of age
*Children under 2 yrs old without a seat is for free.
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