Join us aboard the Old Town Trolley starting July 3. Read about our safety information.
Old Town Trolley Tours of Washington, DC and Monuments by Moonlight will be closed on Saturday, July 4.
Just across the street from the Memorial Amphitheater are the memorials for the Space Shuttle Challenger and the Space Shuttle Columbia. The Challenger exploded on January 28, 1986 just a few seconds after takeoff. All seven crew members, including civilian teacher Christa McAuliffe, perished. The Columbia disintegrated during re-entry on February 1, 2003 killing all seven crew members.