Friday, May 18, 2012

PAST: TOURS: Three Free Walking Tours this SAT, May 18th with the National Park Service, Thanks to the Gravy app for finding these!

Free Walking Tours this Week with the National Park Service
Thanks to the Gravy app for finding these!

Saturday, May 18th

Tour - Spring Bird Walk
10:00am - 12:00pm
Join National Park Service rangers as they identify birds during spring migration. Binoculars and bird guides provided. Contact: Robert Steele (202) 438-9574.
Meet at the Franklin Delano Roosevelt Memorial
400 West Basin Drive SW

Tour - Civil Rights in Washington, D.C.
11:00am - 2:00pm
The civil rights movement came to Washington, D.C. to change the country. Bike around the National Mall with a ranger and explore places and stories connected to the civil rights movement. "The greatness of America is the right to protest for right." Contact: John Donoghue (202) 329-1576.
Meet at Thomas Jefferson Memorial

Tour - The National Mall as a Reflection of American Society
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Join a National Park Service ranger to learn more about the history of the National Mall. Meet at the Washington Monument Lodge on 15th Street. Contact: Robert Steele (202) 438-9574. 
Meet at the Washington Monument Lodge
2 15th Street NW

See a complete list of National Park Service free tours and events here

Metro: See Metro trip-planner for best metro and bus access. 

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