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Architecture of Historic Anacostia Walking Tour Tickets
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Architecture of Historic Anacostia Walking Tour Tickets

Explore Anacostia's architectural treasures.
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Architecture of Historic Anacostia Walking Tour Tickets

About Architecture of Historic Anacostia Walking Tour

Explore “East of the River” in Historic Anacostia! The rolling hills East of the Anacostia River, with a commanding view of modern Washington DC, have been settled for centuries. From the trading grounds of the indigenous Nacotchtank, to a Whites-only planned suburb known as “Uniontown,” to a predominantly Black enclave, Anacostia has seen dramatic change and stark contrasts. The neighborhood served as a home for famous abolitionist Frederick Douglass, an escape route of assassin John Wilkes Booth, protest grounds for WWI Veterans, and a modern testament to the resilience of Washington’s Black community. Anacostia’s fascinating and diverse architecture encapsulates the many identities the neighborhood has held. With new development on the horizon and recent local investment in historic preservation, there’s never been more to learn and explore in Historic Anacostia!

Sights and Stops include:

  • Anacostia Arts Center
  • Old Market House Square
  • St Teresa of Avila Catholic Church
  • Rose’s Row
  • The Big Chair
  • Big Green
  • Valley Place
  • Frederick Douglass House

What to Bring:

  • Sturdy walking shoes, bottled water, and comfortable clothes are recommended!

Where to Meet:

  • Find your guide at the Anacostia Arts Center
  • GPS Address: 1231 Good Hope Rd SE, Washington, DC 20020
  • The tour concludes near the Frederick Douglass House at the intersection of 14th St and W St SE.

Run time

2hr.

Start date

April 7th, 2023

End date

November 2nd, 2024

Categories

Tours

Age

All Ages.

Venue

Anacostia Arts Center

1231 Good Hope Rd SE, Washington, DC, United States, 20020

Frequently asked questions

What is the running time of Architecture of Historic Anacostia Walking Tour?

2hr.

Where is Architecture of Historic Anacostia Walking Tour?

Architecture of Historic Anacostia Walking Tour is at Anacostia Arts Center, which is located in Washington, DC, United States, 20020.

How much are tickets for Architecture of Historic Anacostia Walking Tour?

Architecture of Historic Anacostia Walking Tour tickets start at $25.

What is the age recommendation for Architecture of Historic Anacostia Walking Tour?

All Ages.

How do you get tickets for Architecture of Historic Anacostia Walking Tour?

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