We will be closed for day tours of Friday January 24th due to the Annual March for Life. Night tours will operate normally.
Arlington National Cemetery is implementing 100% ID checks at all entrances for guests 16 and over. Visitors 16 and 17 years old may present a school issued identification for entry. Anyone not having ID will be denied entry. If any guest rides over on the Lincoln shuttle and are denied entry to the cemetery, they will not be able to re-board the shuttle.
We ask for your patience as this will create longer than usual delays and we apologize for any inconvenience.
Sunday January 19, 2020 the last tour of the day loads at 3:00 pm from Stop #1 from the Washington Welcome Center. Hotel returns are: 3:30 for Crystal City and National Harbor. 3:00 pm & 4:00 pm for DC hotel returns. Night tours will have normal operations. We apologize for any inconvenience.
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!