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Walk of the Town

Washington DC, DC 20560
+1 240-672-6306
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Tim is passionate about the city!! Great tour!

This tour was recommended to me by my mom who had taken it a few weeks earlier. Our party of 7... read more

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Allyson S
Tim's Monument Tour is a must

Our family of five immensely enjoyed Tim's monument tour! He knows his history and He gives you so... read more

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Mary L
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Walk of the Town is DC's most memorable walking tour! Explore Washington DC the way it was meant to be seen:on foot! Let superb storyteller and licensed DC tour guide Tim lead you on a FREE tour of DC!
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  • Very good2%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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Reviewed yesterday

This tour was recommended to me by my mom who had taken it a few weeks earlier. Our party of 7 showed up that morning and within 10 minutes we were watching the Presidential motorcade enter the back of the White House! My kids were...More

Thank Allyson S
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Our family of five immensely enjoyed Tim's monument tour! He knows his history and He gives you so much more information about DC than you could ever read about while looking at the monuments. I really enjoyed his background information on the Vietnam Memorial. He...More

Thank Mary L
Reviewed 1 week ago

My dad, who is retirement age, my teen, my tween and myself had the pleasure of taking the monuments tour with Tim. As an educator, I was thrilled to find a tour guide who was a former educator. Tim was not only informative, but also...More

1  Thank jbseal28
Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I brought our grandson to Washington DC in 2011 and went on Tim's monument tour. We all loved it. Tim is so knowledgeable and fun! We were surprised to find he's still doing the tour. We just got back from our trip...More

2  Thank Karlouv
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have been on walking tours before with some mixed results and I had some low expectations because the tour is "free." However, I was pleasantly surprised by the knowledge, skill and engagement provided by Tim. He is a great tour guide, just full of...More

1  Thank Deelite100
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Tim's Walk of the Town tour is a great way to see the most important sights on the national Mall. During the five or so hours, we heard countless interesting stories, explanations, histories (and myths) about the among others the White House, the Washington Monument,...More

1  Thank jorisvdvoet
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have traveled the world and done many tours, both in the US and outside the US. I would highly recommend Tim's tour above all others in the DC area. It is at the highest level of tour that I have ever taken. First, Tim...More

1  Thank IssitaTravels
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I went on this tour with a group of friends this past weekend and we all agreed, this tour was a highlight of our trip. There's no way that we would have had the same experience just visiting the DC monuments on our own. We...More

1  Thank RFRoofBoxSRO
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Simply the BEST tour of Washington DC! You have to meet Tim and listien to his stories. He is very pleasant and passionate about his work. If we could we would have given him 6 or even 7 stars review.

2  Thank kblife
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Tim loves his job and it showed in his energy, enthusiasm and knowledge. He took the time at the beginning to get to know his clients and interacted with all of us, throughout the tour. His fav route was blocked, so he waited a bit...More

2  Thank NicJem
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Tanya R
We will be in Washington from 28th Dec to 1st January. is this or any walking tour available in this time frame?
11 July 2016|
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Response from Doug D | Reviewed this property |
I would certainly think so but to confirm you can email Tim directly from his website as he's very responsive.
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mindyski
I am interested in your tours, but need to know if they are wheelchair-accessible. I can walk, but not long distances, will have others with me to push my wheelchair.
21 June 2016|
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Response from debonair55 | Reviewed this property |
This a fairly considerable walk and also lots of standing. The tour takes a minimum of 3 hours . If there is anyway you can do it it's highly recommended but I suggest a fold up chair/ stick
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turnbsy
What is the website for this tour?
8 January 2016|
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Response from Sean S |
All of the information about his tours - schedule, specific tour dates, starting times, starting locations, the sights you see (plus more) can be found on his website WALK OF THE TOWN DC. Trip Advisor does not allow me to... More
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