Guided tour

Washington, DC: 16th Street and Adams Morgan Tour

Activity provider: DC Design Tours

Washington, DC: 16th Street and Adams Morgan Tour

Activity provider: DC Design Tours

From US$ 43 per person

Explore Washington, DC, neighborhoods Meridian Hill Park and Adams Morgan, as well as the iconic Sixteenth Street.

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Duration 2 hours
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Live tour guide
Small group
Limited to 10 participants


  • Go off the beaten path into authentic DC neighborhoods
  • Explore the rich history and cultural diversity of the local area
  • Visit architectural gems from parks to mansions
Full description
Experience another side of Washington, DC, as you explore the rich history and cultural diversity of U Street, Columbia Heights, and Adams Morgan. Less than two miles north of the White House, these DC neighborhoods feel a world away from government buildings, monuments, and memorials. Home to carefully designed parks, grand mansions, churches, and colorful row homes, these neighborhoods have hosted and housed every type of resident, from the working class to the social elite. Discover the hidden architectural gems of DC and see the design and architecture that make these neighborhoods stand out in DC history. Hear stories of movers and shakers, protests, disasters, social scandals, and more.
  • Professionally guided tour
  • Gratuities

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Meeting point

This tour meets at the corner of 16th St. and W St., just outside Meridian Hill Park near 1559 W St. NW.

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Important information

What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Water
  • Weather-appropriate clothing

Know before you go

  • Participants must be able to walk approximately 2 miles
  • This tour is conducted in all weather conditions unless dangerous (i.e. thunder and lightning)
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April 2, 2022

Product ID: 401750