The Great Tours: Washington D.C.

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The Great Tours: Washington D.C.

2019

In this travelogue, discover the many layers of history and human endeavor that created DC's urban environment, such as departments of the US government, monuments and memorials, world-class museums, lesser-known historic...

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Director
The Great Courses
Features
Richard Kurin
Supplier
The Great Courses

In This Series

How Washington DC Came to Be
Episode 1
How Washington DC Came to Be
The White House and the Presidency
Episode 2
The White House and the Presidency
The Capitol Building and the Legislature
Episode 3
The Capitol Building and the Legislature
The Supreme Court and the Law of the Land
Episode 4
The Supreme Court and the Law of the Land
The Nation's Knowledge: Library of Congress
Episode 5
The Nation's Knowledge: Library of Congress
The State, Treasury, and Justice Departments
Episode 6
The State, Treasury, and Justice Departments
Veterans Memorials on the Mall
Episode 7
Veterans Memorials on the Mall
Arlington Cemetery and the Pentagon
Episode 8
Arlington Cemetery and the Pentagon
George Washington's Mount Vernon
Episode 9
George Washington's Mount Vernon
Ford's Theatre and Lincoln's Washington DC
Episode 10
Ford's Theatre and Lincoln's Washington DC
Washington's Civil Rights Landmarks
Episode 11
Washington's Civil Rights Landmarks
The Holocaust Museum
Episode 12
The Holocaust Museum
Museums on the Mall: Smithsonian and Beyond
Episode 13
Museums on the Mall: Smithsonian and Beyond
Washington, City of Scandal
Episode 14
Washington, City of Scandal
The Kennedy Center and the DC Arts Scene
Episode 15
The Kennedy Center and the DC Arts Scene
Neighborhoods of Northwest DC
Episode 16
Neighborhoods of Northwest DC
Washington's Historic Homes and Gardens
Episode 17
Washington's Historic Homes and Gardens
Spiritual DC: The National Cathedral and More
Episode 18
Spiritual DC: The National Cathedral and More
Smithsonian's National Zoo
Episode 19
Smithsonian's National Zoo
Dining Out in Washington DC
Episode 20
Dining Out in Washington DC
Washington's New Waterfront
Episode 21
Washington's New Waterfront
Washington for Sports Fans
Episode 22
Washington for Sports Fans
Exploring Washington's Great Outdoors
Episode 23
Exploring Washington's Great Outdoors
The National Archives and the Future of DC
Episode 24
The National Archives and the Future of DC