Day Trips

Sunday, September 26, 2021 at Noon to 1:30 p.m.

JoAnn Hill

Join JoAnn Hill, author of Secret Washington, DC: A Guide to the Weird, Wonderful, and Obscure, on a walking tour around the President’s neighborhood in NW DC. This tour will take us to various Secret Washington, DC book locations around the Lafayette Square neighborhood just steps away from the White House. Discover where spies met, jealous husbands dueled, callboxes take you back in time, ghosts haunted the White House, and religious institutions took over 16th Street NW, one of DC’s most popular thoroughfares.

Saturday, October 30, from 1:00 to 3:00 p.m. Sold Out


Join Andr
éa Seiger and John Dean, author and photographer of 111 Places in Washington That You Must Not Miss guidebook for a walk in this elegant and peaceful cemetery, the setting of George Saunders prize-winning Lincoln in the BardoSaturday, October 30, from 1:00 to 3:00 p.m.

Saturday, November 13, 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. 

Join Andréa Seiger and John Dean, author and photographer of 111 Places in Washington That You Must Not Miss guidebook for a walk through the photogenic, vibrant and ever-changing Navy Yard neighborhood that lies along the Anacostia River, once intended to be part of a deep water port. It is anchored by the US Navy Yard, the oldest continuously operating Navy installation in the United States, and Nationals Park.