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Context Washington Tours

636 Eye Street, Washington DC, DC 20001
+1 800-691-6036
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Context is a network of scholars and expert specialists who design and lead in-depth walking tours of Washington, D.C. Walks are capped at 6 people max, and thus have a very hands-on, seminar-like quality. Context has won numerous accolades in the travel press for its approach to cultural touring.
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636 Eye Street, Washington DC, DC 20001
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+1 800-691-6036
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Reviewed 14 April 2017

We went on this tour with Matt as our guide he was fantastic very knowledgeable in informative gave plenty of time to see many attractions

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Reviewed 31 March 2017

I took a Government Works Tour with my two teenage sons. This was a great way to start off our week in this amazing historical city! We met our guide, Mary Jo, at the stunning Willard Hotel, which is a site to see in itself!...More

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Reviewed 9 February 2017 via mobile

We booked a tour for up to 6, but we were the only takers on a Monday morning, so it became a delightful private tour. Our guide is a PhD in art history, which is not in usual for the National Gallery. Her knowledge, visual...More

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Reviewed 18 October 2016

Brought the history of the Mall and the founding of this nation to life in a way I had never before experienced. Guide was tops.

Thank Sandra T
Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

We had a fabulous tour of the National Gallery with our docent Abram. He took us on a wonderful trip through the gallery from the earliest works right through to the most recent explaining the different artistic styles as we went. Fantastic!

Thank Whatatraveller
Reviewed 21 February 2016

An excellent experience - despite the freezing weather. Sue was able to add a huge amount of value and our teenage children, who are fascinated by American politics, loved it too.

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Reviewed 14 January 2015

On a freezing January morning, Jacqueline kept my 16 year old son and myself engaged and interested for a three hour walk in Washington. We even got a fantastic tip for a place to eat lunch. Really recommend the tours.

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Reviewed 19 May 2014

If you're visiting DC, you're here for the history, the memorials and the art. Unfortunately, many of us have huge gaping holes in our educational backgrounds... a common problem. We don't have the time to address all the subjects we should. The interest, curiosity, the...More

Thank Martin K
Reviewed 25 March 2014 via mobile

We've used Context in other cities but never with our children. We booked the private family tour of the mall with Katie as a kickoff for our trip to DC, and she was absolutely fantastic! Our children are 9 & 11, and Katie kept them...More

Thank Lorelei D
Reviewed 29 July 2013

We love Context Travel for the other tours we have taken, but tonight was beyond our expectations. Great tour guide - totally prepared, enthusiastic, knowledgable well beyond the direct subject, which was the Mall. We learned SO much. Really great value. Thank you JB, and...More

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