DC Military Tours

DC Military Tours DC Military Tours offers private tours of military sites in the National Capital Region. Come join us for a day with our Veteran guides. DC Military Tours is a veteran owned and operated company.
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Our tour operators have prior military experience and in depth knowledge of American History. Unlike other companies, DC Military Tours offers private tours of attractions in the National Capital Region by luxury vehicle. We deliver a positive experience through our in-depth knowledge, established relationships and ability to access areas not often available to the general public. We came up with

Our tour operators have prior military experience and in depth knowledge of American History. Unlike other companies, DC Military Tours offers private tours of attractions in the National Capital Region by luxury vehicle. We deliver a positive experience through our in-depth knowledge, established relationships and ability to access areas not often available to the general public. We came up with

Operating as usual

06/29/2021

My clients today experienced an impromptu meeting with Dr. Carla Hayden, 14th Librarian of Congress @librarycongress She was gracious and fielded a few of their questions. #GuideMagicInDC

Happy #JuneTeenth2021  Across Vermont Av from the African-American Civil War Soldiers and Sailors Memorial is @afroamciv...
06/19/2021

Happy #JuneTeenth2021  Across Vermont Av from the African-American Civil War Soldiers and Sailors Memorial is @afroamcivilwar Museum. A new and quality attraction in #DC.

Happy #JuneTeenth2021  Across Vermont Av from the African-American Civil War Soldiers and Sailors Memorial is @afroamcivilwar Museum. A new and quality attraction in #DC.

This morning, in Section 60, @arlingtonnatl Cemetery
06/16/2021

This morning, in Section 60, @arlingtonnatl Cemetery

This morning, in Section 60, @arlingtonnatl Cemetery

#OnThisDay in 1936, @nationals fireballer #WalterJohnson joins @baseballhall in its inaugural class.
06/12/2021

#OnThisDay in 1936, @nationals fireballer #WalterJohnson joins @baseballhall in its inaugural class.

#OnThisDay in 1936, @nationals fireballer #WalterJohnson joins @baseballhall in its inaugural class.

#memorialday2021 Why is #President #Eisenhower with the troops prior to D-Day in this famous photo? Perhaps a motivation...
06/01/2021

#memorialday2021 Why is #President #Eisenhower with the troops prior to D-Day in this famous photo? Perhaps a motivational speech for many who would be dead or wounded by nightfall? No, he was discussing with the men the simple peace of fly fishing. His hand is in mid-cast.

#memorialday2021 Why is #President #Eisenhower with the troops prior to D-Day in this famous photo? Perhaps a motivational speech for many who would be dead or wounded by nightfall? No, he was discussing with the men the simple peace of fly fishing. His hand is in mid-cast.

#OnThisDay in 1868 #memorialday🇺🇸 was established. #OTD in 1873, a Memorial Amphitheater was dedicated @arlingtonnatl Ce...
05/30/2021

#OnThisDay in 1868 #memorialday🇺🇸 was established. #OTD in 1873, a Memorial Amphitheater was dedicated @arlingtonnatl Cemetery by #President Grant with future #POTUS Garfield as keynote speaker. Arguably, the most pleasant spot on dcmilitarytour.com/arlington-national-cemetery-tour

#OnThisDay 160 years ago (1861), the first two casualties of the #CivilWar fell on the corner of King and Pitt Streets @...
05/24/2021

#OnThisDay 160 years ago (1861), the first two casualties of the #CivilWar fell on the corner of King and Pitt Streets @visitalexva Who died for the Union and who for the Confederacy? Find out: https://www.dcmilitarytour.com/old-town-alexandria-walking-tour/

#OnThisDay 160 years ago (1861), the first two casualties of the #CivilWar fell on the corner of King and Pitt Streets @visitalexva Who died for the Union and who for the Confederacy? Find out: https://www.dcmilitarytour.com/old-town-alexandria-walking-tour/

#OnThisDay 140 years ago (1881) the @americanredcross was founded. #HappyBirthday. The Red Cross HQ is on 17th Street in...
05/21/2021

#OnThisDay 140 years ago (1881) the @americanredcross was founded. #HappyBirthday. The Red Cross HQ is on 17th Street in #DC.

#OnThisDay in 1838, this man was born! @drmuddhouse and @fordstheatre are now open! Chase the fugitive @civilwartrails :...
05/10/2021

#OnThisDay in 1838, this man was born! @drmuddhouse and @fordstheatre are now open! Chase the fugitive @civilwartrails : dcmilitarytour.com/john-wilkes-booth-escape-tour

#OnThisDay in 1838, this man was born! @drmuddhouse and @fordstheatre are now open! Chase the fugitive @civilwartrails : dcmilitarytour.com/john-wilkes-booth-escape-tour

Today is the beginning of #NationalPoliceWeek The National Law Enforcement Memorial in #DC is pictured. Go ahead, hug a ...
05/09/2021

Today is the beginning of #NationalPoliceWeek The National Law Enforcement Memorial in #DC is pictured. Go ahead, hug a cop! You know you want to.

Today is the beginning of #NationalPoliceWeek The National Law Enforcement Memorial in #DC is pictured. Go ahead, hug a cop! You know you want to.

#OnThisDay in 1820, @usbotanicgarden was established by #Congress. The outdoor exhibits have been open throughout the pa...
05/08/2021

#OnThisDay in 1820, @usbotanicgarden was established by #Congress. The outdoor exhibits have been open throughout the pandemic.

Happy #NursesDay and #NursesWeek2021  There are two burial sections @arlingtonnatl Cemetery that are set aside by vocati...
05/06/2021

Happy #NursesDay and #NursesWeek2021  There are two burial sections @arlingtonnatl Cemetery that are set aside by vocation and one is the Nurse’s Section. Pictured is the Military Nurse’s Memorial there.

Happy #NationalFirefightersDay #DoD installations have their own public safety departments that have mutual aid agreemen...
05/04/2021

Happy #NationalFirefightersDay #DoD installations have their own public safety departments that have mutual aid agreements with their nearby municipal communities.

Happy #NationalMontanaDay   Here @arlingtonnatl cemetery is buried the greatest Montanan with a simple veteran’s stone.
05/03/2021

Happy #NationalMontanaDay Here @arlingtonnatl cemetery is buried the greatest Montanan with a simple veteran’s stone.

Happy #NationalMontanaDay Here @arlingtonnatl cemetery is buried the greatest Montanan with a simple veteran’s stone.

#OnThisDay in 1863, The Battle of #Chancellorsville began @visitvirginia The battlefield is an easy day trip from #DC.
04/30/2021

#OnThisDay in 1863, The Battle of #Chancellorsville began @visitvirginia The battlefield is an easy day trip from #DC.

#OnThisDay in 1863, The Battle of #Chancellorsville began @visitvirginia The battlefield is an easy day trip from #DC.

#OnThisDay in 1865, during the #HuntForJWB , it’s the end of the road for #JohnWilkesBooth at the Garrett Farm in #Virgi...
04/26/2021

#OnThisDay in 1865, during the #HuntForJWB , it’s the end of the road for #JohnWilkesBooth at the Garrett Farm in #Virginia Take the Journey!: dcmilitarytour.com/john-wilkes-booth-escape-tour

#OnThisDay in 1865, during the #HuntForJWB , it’s the end of the road for #JohnWilkesBooth at the Garrett Farm in #Virginia Take the Journey!: dcmilitarytour.com/john-wilkes-booth-escape-tour

#OnThisDay in 1800, #POTUS John Adams signed legislation establishing @librarycongress The #LOC is a must see for any @v...
04/24/2021

#OnThisDay in 1800, #POTUS John Adams signed legislation establishing @librarycongress The #LOC is a must see for any @visitwashingtondc

#OnThisDay in 1800, #POTUS John Adams signed legislation establishing @librarycongress The #LOC is a must see for any @visitwashingtondc

#OnThisDay in 1865, during the #HuntForJWB , Booth and Herold were hidden in a nearby pine thicket by Samuel Cox. Whom d...
04/17/2021

#OnThisDay in 1865, during the #HuntForJWB , Booth and Herold were hidden in a nearby pine thicket by Samuel Cox. Whom did Cox enlist to help them? Find out: dcmilitarytour.com/john-wilkes-booth-escape-tour

#OnThisDay in 1865, during the #HuntForJWB , Booth and Herold were hidden in a nearby pine thicket by Samuel Cox. Whom did Cox enlist to help them? Find out: dcmilitarytour.com/john-wilkes-booth-escape-tour

#OnThisDay in 1865 at 1:00am on the #HuntForJWB , Booth and Herold stopped at the home of Capt Samuel Cox. He refused th...
04/16/2021

#OnThisDay in 1865 at 1:00am on the #HuntForJWB , Booth and Herold stopped at the home of Capt Samuel Cox. He refused them entry into his home but provided critical aid. What was it? Find out: dcmilitarytour.com/john-wilkes-booth-escape-tour

#OnThisDay in 1865 at 1:00am on the #HuntForJWB , Booth and Herold stopped at the home of Capt Samuel Cox. He refused them entry into his home but provided critical aid. What was it? Find out: dcmilitarytour.com/john-wilkes-booth-escape-tour

#OnThisDay on the #HuntForJWB @drmuddhouse , Dr Samuel Mudd insisted Booth and Herold leave his home at once after learn...
04/15/2021

#OnThisDay on the #HuntForJWB @drmuddhouse , Dr Samuel Mudd insisted Booth and Herold leave his home at once after learning in town the truth of the assassination. They fled down this road. Where to? Find out: dcmilitarytour.com/john-wilkes-booth-escape-tour

#OnThisDay on the #HuntForJWB @drmuddhouse , Dr Samuel Mudd insisted Booth and Herold leave his home at once after learning in town the truth of the assassination. They fled down this road. Where to? Find out: dcmilitarytour.com/john-wilkes-booth-escape-tour

#OnThisDay on the #HuntForJWB in 1865, #JohnWilkesBooth stops at the Surratt House just after midnight to pick up his hi...
04/15/2021

#OnThisDay on the #HuntForJWB in 1865, #JohnWilkesBooth stops at the Surratt House just after midnight to pick up his hidden “shooting irons” and carbine rifles. David Herold takes his carbine. Booth refuses his. Why? Find out: dcmilitarytour.com/john-wilkes-booth-escape-tour

#OnThisDay on the #HuntForJWB in 1865, #JohnWilkesBooth stops at the Surratt House just after midnight to pick up his hidden “shooting irons” and carbine rifles. David Herold takes his carbine. Booth refuses his. Why? Find out: dcmilitarytour.com/john-wilkes-booth-escape-tour

#OnThisDay in 1865, #JohnWilkesBooth arrived at the Kirkwood Hotel where #vpotus Andrew Johnson was staying. Learning th...
04/14/2021

#OnThisDay in 1865, #JohnWilkesBooth arrived at the Kirkwood Hotel where #vpotus Andrew Johnson was staying. Learning that fellow conspirator George Atzerodt had fled the hotel, Booth left this note for Johnson: dcmilitarytour.com/john-wilkes-booth-escape-tour

#OnThisDay in 1865, #JohnWilkesBooth arrived at the Kirkwood Hotel where #vpotus Andrew Johnson was staying. Learning that fellow conspirator George Atzerodt had fled the hotel, Booth left this note for Johnson: dcmilitarytour.com/john-wilkes-booth-escape-tour

#OnThisDay in 1865, #JohnWilkesBooth picked up his mail @fordstheatre late morning and learned that #potus #Lincoln will...
04/14/2021

#OnThisDay in 1865, #JohnWilkesBooth picked up his mail @fordstheatre late morning and learned that #potus #Lincoln will attend a performance there that evening.

#OnThisDay in 1865, #JohnWilkesBooth picked up his mail @fordstheatre late morning and learned that #potus #Lincoln will attend a performance there that evening.

#OnThisDay in 1865, Abraham #Lincoln visted @lincolnscottage for the last time. He was assassinated @fordstheatre the ne...
04/13/2021

#OnThisDay in 1865, Abraham #Lincoln visted @lincolnscottage for the last time. He was assassinated @fordstheatre the next evening. We can assume that he visited to once again look forward to summertime respite and refuge.

#OnThisDay in 1865, Abraham #Lincoln visted @lincolnscottage for the last time. He was assassinated @fordstheatre the next evening. We can assume that he visited to once again look forward to summertime respite and refuge.

#happyeaster @christchurchalexandria @visitalexva
04/04/2021

#happyeaster @christchurchalexandria @visitalexva

#happyeaster @christchurchalexandria @visitalexva

#openingday @nationals
04/01/2021

#openingday @nationals

#openingday @nationals

#OnThisDay in 1968, Dr. #MLK delivered his last Sunday sermon @wncathedral from the Canterbury Pulpit (at the right of t...
03/31/2021

#OnThisDay in 1968, Dr. #MLK delivered his last Sunday sermon @wncathedral from the Canterbury Pulpit (at the right of this image.)

#OnThisDay in 1968, Dr. #MLK delivered his last Sunday sermon @wncathedral from the Canterbury Pulpit (at the right of this image.)

#OnThisDay 40 years ago, an assassination attempt was made against #POTUS #RonaldReagan @hilton Washington. The #Preside...
03/30/2021

#OnThisDay 40 years ago, an assassination attempt was made against #POTUS #RonaldReagan @hilton Washington. The #President was taken to @gwuniversity hospital for emergency surgery and convalescence.

#nationalvietnamveteransday @vnveteransmemorial #WomensHistoryMonth
03/29/2021

#nationalvietnamveteransday @vnveteransmemorial #WomensHistoryMonth

#nationalvietnamveteransday @vnveteransmemorial #WomensHistoryMonth

#OnThisDay in 1969, #POTUS #Eisenhower died in Washington #DC at #walterreed Medical Center. The Dwight D. Eisenhower Me...
03/28/2021

#OnThisDay in 1969, #POTUS #Eisenhower died in Washington #DC at #walterreed Medical Center. The Dwight D. Eisenhower Memorial is the newest in town.

#OnThisDay in 1969, #POTUS #Eisenhower died in Washington #DC at #walterreed Medical Center. The Dwight D. Eisenhower Memorial is the newest in town.

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Alexandria, VA
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Tuesday 08:30 - 19:00
Wednesday 08:30 - 19:00
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I am fascinated with your daily posts! so dang interesting! Thanks DC Military Tours. Mary Gonzales Please share with Uncle Roy. This is my dear friend from Texas Tech (originally from NY) who does these tours in DC.
We are planning a 5 day trip to DC. What tours would you suggest for a proud military family?
Very cool company!
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