The epic story of American democracy comes to life in our nation’s capital city. View the extraordinary monuments throughout the National Mall that commemorate the heroes who have shaped our past, including the World War II Monument, the Vietnam Veterans Memorial, and the Korean War Memorial. Join a local guide at the U.S. Naval Academy for a tour of this distinguished military training ground. Visit Fort McHenry in Baltimore where Francis Scott Key was inspired to pen the “Star Spangled Banner.” Uncover the gems of the Smithsonian Institution as you explore some of its world-renowned museum collections.
Follow the epic story of American democracy. Join a local guide on a tour of New York City, featuring the Empire State Building, Greenwich Village and other time honored landmarks. Visit the presidential estates of Washington’s Mount Vernon and Jefferson’s Monticello. Walk the hallowed battlefield at Gettysburg. Tour some of Colonial Williamsburg’s 88 restored historic buildings. Learn first-hand about the Amish way of life while enjoying dinner with an Amish family. Travel along the famous Skyline drive and see amazing views of the Shenandoah Valley. Explore the countless treasures of the Smithsonian Institution, including the actual Apollo 11 Command Module and the Hope Diamond.
Alexandria VA – A Capital Location
Article courtesy of the Alexandria Convention & Visitors Association
Alexandria, Virginia, is the nation’s third oldest national historic district and one of its most distinctive. Located just 5 miles south of Washington, D.C., this charming waterfront city is recognized for its early-American architecture, thriving art scene, critically-acclaimed restaurants and historic significance. Just minutes to Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport and served by four Metrorail stations, the free King Street Trolley and Water Taxi service, Alexandria is a wonderfully accessible destination. It’s also easily walkable, surprisingly sophisticated, eco-friendly, and amazingly accommodating, making Alexandria “a capital location” for your event.