Washington, DC: National Archives - Guided Museum Tour


Enjoy a 2-hour guided highlights tour of the National Archives, introducing you to the original paperwork that formed the United States of America. Come face to face with the seemingly humble documentation that gave birth to this powerful nation.

About this activity

  • Free cancellation

    Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund

  • Duration

    2 hour


  • Highlights
    • Enjoy a guided highlights tour with a personal touch
    • See the Bill of Rights and Magna Carta of 1297
    • Marvel at the signatures of world-famous statesmen like Alexander Hamilton
    • Look at a citation issued to civil rights activist Rosa Parks
    • Choose between small group or private tour options
  • Full description
    Your local English speaking guide will not only be an expert on the archives, but will also share a mix of historical & political information, background stories and surprising details with you.

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  • Includes
    • Professional guide
      2-hour walking tour
      Private or small group tour of no more than 8 people
  • Exclude
    • Hotel pickup or drop-off
      Food or drink
      Temporary exhibits
      Gratuities (optional)