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Washington DC: American Politics & Debate on Capitol Hill Tour

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    What to Expect
    Make your way to a central location in Capitol Hill to meet a guide and small group for a 2-hour intro to the heart of America's capital city. 

    You’ll pass key DC landmarks on an engaging route, but the guide will also offer a chance to jump into the debate about American history and politics (bring your opinions, and come ready for an easy-going, friendly discussion).

    Take in the US Capitol Building, the Supreme Court, and the Library of Congress, then head up one of the most historic streets in the city. You’ll also take in the outdoor Eastern Market, the Old Navy Hospital, and the Marine Barracks, the oldest post of the United States Marine Corps. See where Washington, DC movers and shakers get together outside the office, and learn about the changes that the neighborhood and city have undergone through the years.

    Finish the tour in Barrack’s Row, the city’s oldest commercial district, where you’ll duck into a local bar to keep the conversation going over drinks.
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    1 2nd St SE, Washington, DC 20003, USA
    Departure Time
    3:00 PM
    Duration
    2h
    Return Details
    713 8th St SE, Washington, DC 20003, USA
    Inclusions
    • Local English-speaking guide
    Exclusions
    • Tips/gratuities for your guide
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Please dress comfortably and appropriate for the weather, as much of the tour takes place outside.
    • Your small group will include a maximum of 12 people.
    • This is a family friendly tour; children are permitted to join.
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Near public transportation
    • Most travelers can participate
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    I ended up showing up little late due to Uber confusion but they were kind enough to explain where they were and I jumped right in! The library of Congress was beautiful and walking through the Capitol Hill neighborhood was fun and vibrant. At the end if the tour the points and
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    Montie took us on an interesting journey , even the rain didn’t hinder us (hint:bring a brollie if it looks like rain, some people didn’t ). Montie was very knowledgeable and enthusiastic. We walked through interesting steets and the marketplace. We ended up discussing world
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    Emily was my tour guide and gave me a good overview of the political structure in the USA. As an non-US citizen visiting from the UK it was great to share stories about our two systems of government, and to hear about US political issues from a local tour guide. I would highly
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    Had a great tour with Montie. There were only 2 of us on the tour and neither of us were from the US. He answered all our, sometimes very simple, questions and more. He was extremely knowledgable and also very personable. Great tour, would definitely recommend.
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    Montie was such a fantastic guide! I'm local but my fiance is from the UK, and it was such a fun and unique way to introduce him to American Politics. Montie remembered everyone on the tours name and as new guests joined introduced us to each other and where we were from. It was
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