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People, Power, Presidents: MLK Jr, Roosevelt, and Jefferson Memorials

  • Martin Luther King Jr Memorial Bookstore 121 West Basin Drive Southwest Washington, DC, 20418 United States (map)

Three leaders, three eras, three approaches to navigating American democracy.

This tour is an engaging mix of architecture, art, American history, and fascinating facts. We will look at how each memorial represents a complex and imperfect subject who navigated a tumultuous time in American history. 

What you'll see: Memorials to Thomas Jefferson, Franklin Delano Roosevelt, Martin Luther King Jr, and George Mason; the origin grove of Japanese Cherry Blossom trees, and more.

Duration: 2 hours

Cost: $29

Purchase tickets here!

 

The tour starts here: Martin Luther King Jr Memorial Bookstore (121 West Basin Dr SW, Washington, DC 20418).