Please see Memorial Day Weekend Events Route Changes below
Friday, May 24th and Saturday May 25th –  Old Town Trolley Tours of Washington DC will have normal operations. All stops will be open. There may be more than the normal amount of congestion due to events of the weekend.
Stop #6( Capitol ) Closed  until further notice
Sunday May 26th – No Day Tours due to “Rolling Thunder” Events. Night Tours will operate normally.
Sunday May 26- The Memorial Day Concert which kicks off at 8:00pm on the West Lawn of the US Capital. This year’s concert features a host of Military and modern performers as in previous years. It will also be broadcast on PBS.  Guest  can actually attend the concert on the National Mall. No tickets are required. Gates open at 5:00pm.
Monday May 27th  Memorial Day –  Old Town Trolley Tours of Washington DC will have normal operations. All stops will be open. Expect possible delays and reroutes due to congestion and pedestrian traffic.
Monday May 27- Memorial Day
 For your guests wanting to attend the Memorial Day Service, they need to be at ANC by 8:00am.  No one can get to the Service except by taking the tram.  The Memorial Day Service is open to everyone, guests do not need their Trolley ticket.  Trolley tickets will be required after 2:00pm, once the Cemetery opens for tours.  Old Town Trolley will not be providing shuttle service in the morning, but will run shuttles from 2pm-5pm.
We apologize for any inconvenience. These events are beyond our control.
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Expose your students to the best of our nation’s capital and all the momentous historical events that helped shape our government. Old Town Trolley Tours is proud to offer our “We the People” Washington DC Educational Tour to 8th grade students attending Washington DC Public Schools.

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We the People: The Living Constitution
An Adventure in history incorporating standards from the National Council for Social Studies

On this special Washington DC Field Trip the students will explore the United States Constitution and the Declaration of Independence.

At each stop, our knowledgeable guide will engage them in interesting activities and discussions to help them learn about the many facets to the constitution and how this invaluable document has impacted the lives of every American since its creation.

 They’ll discover many facts and hear interesting anecdotes about how life was during America’s earliest days. How wars, treaties, Presidents and laws were developed, how they influenced our Country, our people and even their own lives.

The “We the People” field trip is a full-day, comprehensive educational excursion that is designed to reinforce classroom history lessons. Students are entertained and enlightened and come away with an excellent understanding of the Constitution and the Declaration of Independence in addition to how the branches of our government work.

Old Town Trolley Tours offers “We the People” Washington DC Educational
Tour at no charge to 8th grade students in Washington DC Public Schools.

We work in partnership with the U.S. Capitol Historical Society, The White House Historical Society, the National Park Service’s National Mall and Memorial Parks, United States Federal Courts, the National Archives Foundation and Children’s Concierge, Guest Services to make this extraordinary experience available.

Our educational tour is a hands-on, interactive adventure that will help students learn about America’s most fascinating history.

It’s a day they’ll always remember.

Please contact:
 Old Town Trolley Tours of Washington, DC
(202) 832-9800

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