Tour Meeting Locations

Morning, Day and Night Tours

Starting Point

All 3 and 6 hour tours begin at the National Archives at the corner of 9th and Pennsylvania Ave NW, 800 Pennsylvania Ave NW Washington, DC and meet for loading 15 minutes prior to tour departure. 2015-10-26 13.57.56

Look for our sign at the Northwest Corner of the National Archives, in front of the small Franklin Delano Roosevelt Memorial stone.

Arriving by Metro

Take metro to Archives/Navy Memorial stop. Once outside Metro station, walk directly across Pennsylvania Avenue to the corner of 9th Street and Pennsylvania Avenue, Archives side.

By Car

parkingParking is limited but available downtown Washington, DC. Street parking is limited to 3 hours during the day time so we recommend parking at one of the garages on D Street between 7th and 9th Streets (one block North of Archives). Also 2 garages are available at 6th Street and Pennsylvania, near the Newseum.

Congressional Tour

Neptune FountainCongressional Tours meet up at 8:15 am outside the Jefferson Building of the Library of Congress on First Street SE, between Independence Avenue and East Capitol Street, 10 First Street SE
Washington, DC 20540, in front of the Neptune Fountain.

There are three subway stops found within walking distance of the Capitol:

  • Union Station – Located at First Street, NW, and Massachusetts Avenue.
  • Capitol South – Located at First Street between C and D Streets, SE.
  • Federal Center, SW – Located at the southwest corner of Third and D Streets, SW.

Please keep in mind that there is very little public parking available near the Capitol. The nearest public parking facility is at Union Station, to the north of the Capitol.

 

Arlington Plus Tour

Arlington Plus tour meets at 8:00 am outside Arlington National Cemetery Metro Station, outside the escalators. Arlington National Cemetery is located on the blue line on the Metro.

Paid parking is available at Arlington National Cemetery as well and opens at 8:00 am.

 

Hotel Pick Up Locations and Times

Hotel pick ups only available on 6 hour day tour and 3 hour morning and night tours. Must have 24 hour notice for hotel pick up.

Morning and Day Tour

Archives (if hotel is not listed) 10:15 am
Avenue Suites 2500 Penn 9:30 am
Beacon Hotel 9:45 am
Capital Hilton 9:45 am
Capitol Skyline 10:00 am
Courtyard by Marriott Convention Center 10:00 am
Courtyard by Marriott Crystal City 9:30 am
Crystal City Marriott 9:30 am
Doubletree Crystal City 9:30 am
Embassy Suites Convention Center 10:10 am
Embassy Suites Crystal City 9:30 am
Grand Hyatt 10:00 am
Hampton Inn Crystal City 9:30 am
Hay Adams 9:45 am
Hilton Crystal City 9:30 am
Holiday Inn Capitol 10:00 am
Holiday Inn Central 9:45 am
Holiday Inn Crystal City 9:30 am
Holiday Inn Rosslyn 9:30 am
Hyatt Regency Crystal City 9:30 am
Hyatt Regency New Jersey Ave 10:00 am
Hyatt Rosslyn 9:30 am
JW Marriott 10:00 am
Liaison 10:00 am
Lowes Madison 9:45 am
Mandarin Oriental 10:00 am
Marriott Gateway Crystal City 9:30 am
Marriott Marquis 10:00 am
Marriott Metro Center 10:00 am
Marriott Navy Yard 9:45 am
Marriott Wardman Park 9:30 am
Mayflower – DuPont/Embassy Row Hotels (Desales Street Entrance) 9:45 am
Omni Shoreham 9:30 am
Radisson Crystal City 9:30 am
Renaissance 9th & K 10:10 am
Residence Inn E St SW. 10:10 am
Residence Inn Pentagon City 9:30 am
Residence Inn Potomac Ave. 9:30 am
Ritz Carlton 22nd Street DC 9:30 am
Ritz Carlton Pentagon 9:30 am
Sofitel 9:45 am
St. Regis 9:50 am
Washington Hilton 9:30 am
Washington Plaza 9:45 am
Westin City Center 9:45 am
Westin Crystal City 9:30 am
Willard 10:10 am
Special Pick Up Through Office – Read Notes

Night Tour

Archives (if hotel is not listed) 7:15 pm
Avenue Suites 2500 Penn 6:30 pm
Beacon Hotel 6:45 pm
Capital Hilton 6:45 pm
Capitol Skyline 7:00 pm
Courtyard by Marriott Convention Center 7:00 pm
Courtyard by Marriott Crystal City 6:30 pm
Crystal City Marriott 6:30 pm
Doubletree Crystal City 6:30 pm
Embassy Suites Convention Center 7:10 pm
Embassy Suites Crystal City 6:30 pm
Grand Hyatt 7:00 pm
Hampton Inn Crystal City 6:30 pm
Hay Adams 6:45 pm
Hilton Crystal City 6:30 pm
Holiday Inn Capitol 7:00 pm
Holiday Inn Central 6:45 pm
Holiday Inn Crystal City 6:30 pm
Holiday Inn Rosslyn 6:30 pm
Hyatt Regency Crystal City 6:30 pm
Hyatt Regency New Jersey Ave 7:00 pm
Hyatt Rosslyn 6:30 pm
JW Marriott 7:00 pm
Liaison 7:00 pm
Lowes Madison 6:45 pm
Mandarin Oriental 7:00 pm
Marriott Gateway Crystal City 6:30 pm
Marriott Marquis 7:00 pm
Marriott Metro Center 7:00 pm
Marriott Navy Yard 6:45 pm
Marriott Wardman Park 6:30 pm
Mayflower – DuPont/Embassy Row Hotels (Desales Street Entrance) 6:45 pm
Omni Shoreham 6:30 pm
Radisson Crystal City 6:30 pm
Renaissance 9th & K 7:10 pm
Residence Inn E St SW. 7:10 pm
Residence Inn Pentagon City 6:30 pm
Residence Inn Potomac Ave. 6:30 pm
Ritz Carlton 22nd Street DC 6:30 pm
Ritz Carlton Pentagon 6:30 pm
Sofitel 6:45 pm
St. Regis 6:50 pm
Washington Hilton 6:30 pm
Washington Plaza 6:45 pm
Westin City Center 6:45 pm
Westin Crystal City 6:30 pm
Willard 7:10 pm
Special Pick Up Through Office – Read Notes