Stop #17 the Portrait Gallery stop will be closed for the upcoming future due to major construction. Guest can walk three blocks west to 10th and E St NW which is stop #1, the Welcome Center to board the trolley. We apologize for any inconvenience and will notify when that stop opens.
Arlington Cemetery Tours will not operate on December 14, 2019 and January 11, 2020. Volunteers from Wreaths Across America will be placing wreaths on the grave sites here on December 14th and removing them on January 11th. The box office at the cemetery will be open on both those days for future tickets sales but no tour will be available.
FALL in love with your city all over again! Learn something new about your city this month! District of Columbia residents, as well as residents within a 50 mile radius can take advantage of some of our tours and attractions for FREE when accompanied by a full fare adult paid guest with Hometown Pass!
The Labor Day Capitol Concert is an annual tradition in Washington, D.C., happening each year on the West Lawn of the U.S. Capitol. The performance is free to the public and the National Symphony Orchestra often performs patriotic songs in honor of the holiday. Gates Open At 3:00pm. Open rehearsal at 3:30pm.
Latino Festival - Fiesta DC
Along Pennsylvania Ave NW, from 3rd St. to 7th St. NW2023902335Free
The annual event in Downtown Washington, DC includes a parade, a children’s festival, a science fair, arts & crafts, international cuisine and much more. Festival: 11am – 7pm. Parade: 1:00-5:30pm.
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Smithsonian's National Zoo, 3001 Connecticut Ave. NW
Visitors can kick off the Smithsonian-wide Hispanic Heritage Month celebration at “ZooFiesta: Un día de diversión animal para toda la familia,” a free event. There will be a variety of fun-filled family activities, including live music and educational activities about conservation in Central and South America.
12:00 PM - 7:00 PM
H Street Festival
H Street NE
Another one of DC’s most popular neighborhoods pulls out all the stops for this annual festival that draws thousands of attendees every year. The H Street Festival will feature live music, dance performances, family-friendly activities, contests and plenty of food vendors across its 14 staging areas, with dozens of businesses participating.
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Fall Plant Sale and Picnic
Tudor Place Historic House & Garden, 1644 31st St. NW2025807326Free
By popular demand: enjoy a Fall Plant Sale and Picnic! Spend an afternoon experiencing our historic gardens. Take a “de-tour” through the fall foliage and blooms with our gardeners and educators. Bring your own picnic and blanket to relax in this spectacular setting. See you rain or shine!