From USD$104.00Per Hour
33 Columbus Monument Drive Northeast, Washington, DC, USA
Save money with the this GREAT package- The Old Town Trolley Tours Platinum Pass includes -2 Days on the Old Town Trolley Tour, Arlington National Cemetery Tour and a cruise on the Wharf Water Taxi AND an evening Monuments by Moonlight Tour.
Sit back while expert tour guides help you discover the beauty and majesty of Washington D.C. The popular Old Town Trolley tour covers Washington’s major attractions such as the Lincoln Memorial, the White House, the museums of the Smithsonian Institution, and Vietnam Veteran’s Memorial. Expert guides share colorful anecdotes, humorous stories and well researched historical information.
Hop On and Off – Tour at your own pace over 2 Consecutive Days! As you tour the nation’s capital you will have the opportunity to get off the trolley and visit memorials, museums, and historical points of interest; as well as opportunities for shopping and dining throughout the city. When you’re ready, just re-board and it’s on with the tour. Trolleys will come by each stop at least every 30 minutes. Your Boarding Pass is your ticket to rejoin the tour at any designated stop.
Old Town Trolley Tours is pleased to provide free shuttle service from select area hotels to Stop #1 to begin the tour. (Green Loop) Click here for hotel pick up listing.
For our visitors who do not speak English, we now offer a convenient language app built with GPS tracking technology. You can now enjoy live narration in 7 different languages – Spanish, French, German, Portuguese, Italian, Chinese, and Japanese.
Included in this Platinum Pass is the Arlington National Cemetery Tour: Arlington National Cemetery is an enduring tribute to those who’ve dedicated their lives to defending the ideals of our nation. A visit here will leave an indelible impression on your spirit. Old Town Trolley Company is the only authorized Tour Company operating within Arlington National Cemetery so relax on our comfortable trolley as you journey through history. You’ll be transported to some of the most notable graves and memorials.
Also included is the Potomac Riverboat Company -Round-trip Water Taxi. Take in the views and enjoy a relaxing ride down the Potomac River to Washington DC’s newest destination, the District Wharf. Watch DC’s waterfront come to life with remarkable restaurants, retailers, and beautiful views of the city at the Wharf. The Wharf Water taxi will connect you to Old Town Alexandra, National Harbor and Georgetown in only 25 minutes! Beverages can be purchased on board. Trolley Stop #8, services the Water Taxi.
Monuments by Moonlight:
When the sun goes down, Washington turns into a different city, and Old Town Trolley Tours knows just the right way to show off the Capitol City at night! Enjoy the sights and sounds of this truly magnificent city as you join the professional tour guides for entertaining anecdotes and historical information along with a sprinkling of bewitching ghost stories of the spirits that haunt our nations capitol.
Old Town Trolley Tours is pleased to provide free shuttle service from area hotels to Union Station to begin the tour. Reservations for hotel shuttle pick up MUST be made by calling 202-832-9800 (option 4), 24 hours in advance. Complimentary Shuttle Service for confirmed reservations: CLICK HERE
TIP: Spend more time sightseeing! You can purchase admission to popular attractions along this hop-on/hop-off tour route directly from this Trusted Tours and Attractions website. Get your tickets in advance and experience one of the best vacations you can have!
Get your ticket today and join the Old Town Trolley for an unforgettable Adventure in American History!
Please note that the free portions of the ticket have no cash value and are not refundable and non-transferable. All promotions subject to change without notice.
Monuments by Moonlight operates daily from Union Station. See calendar for times.
Old Town Trolley Tour of Washington operates daily every 30 minutes from 9:00 am with last re-boarding at 5:00 pm. Shuttles offered between Stop #13 (Lincoln Memorial) and Arlington National Cemetery from 10:30am to 5:00pm (with last boarding at 5:00pm).
Arlington National Cemetery Tour Times:
October – March: 8:30am-4:00pm. Last tour departs at 4:00pm; April – September: 8:30am-6:00pm. Last tour departs at 6:00pm. To get the most out of the Arlington National Cemetery experience and to ride the Red Loop back into DC and continue on the Old Town Trolley route, please arrive at the Cemetery by 3:30pm. Currently, last Red Loop pickups at Arlington Cemetery will be 5:00pm. Red Loop shuttles will return guest directly to The Washington Welcome Center.
Arlington National Cemetery is open:
October-March: 8:00am – 5:00pm;
April -September: 8:00am -7:00pm.
The guard is changed every hour on the hour Oct 1 through Mar 31.
The guard is changed every half hour from April 1 through Sept 30.
Old Town Trolley Tours does not operate on:
Annual March for Life (Jan 18,2019) | Annual Women’s March on Washington (Jan 19, 2019) Rolling Thunder (May 26, 2019) | Independence Day (July 4, 2019) | Army Ten Miler (Oct 13, 2019) | Marine Corps Marathon (Oct 27, 2019) | Thanksgiving Day (Nov 28, 2019) | Christmas Day (Dec 25, 2019).
Late Starts on: Mar 9, 2019 @ 12:00pm (Rock & Roll Marathon) | May 19, 2019 @ 12:00pm (Bike DC)
Routes are subject to change during marathons and special events. Trolley route may be delayed or some stops closed during these times. For updated schedule please call 202-832-9800 (option #4).
Potomac Riverboat Wharf Water Taxi:
Departs Wharf for Georgetown: 7:45am*,10:30am, 12:30pm, 2:30pm, 4:30pm, 6:30pm, 8:30pm**, 10:30pm**
Departs Georgetown for Wharf: 8:30am*, 11:30am, 1:30pm, 3:30pm, 5:30pm, 7:30pm, 9:30pm**, 11:30pm**
Departs Wharf for Alexandria: 9:10am*, 9:30am***, 10:30am, 11:30am, 1:00pm, 2:00pm, 3:30pm, 4:30pm, 6:00pm, 7:00pm, 8:30pm, 9:30pm**, 11:00pm**
Departs Alexandria for Wharf: 9:35am***,11:05am, 12:05pm, 1:35pm, 2:35pm, 4:05pm, 5:05pm, 6:35pm, 7:35pm, 9:05pm, 10:05pm**, 11:5pm**
Departs Wharf for National Harbor: 9:30am***, 10:30am, 11:30am, 1:00pm, 2:00pm, 3:30pm, 4:30pm, 6:00pm, 7:00pm, 8:30pm, 9:30pm**, 11:00pm**
Departs National Harbor for Wharf: 7:35am*, 9:10am***, 10:10am***, 11:40am, 12:40pm, 2:10pm, 3:10pm, 4:40pm, 5:40pm, 7:10pm, 8:10pm, 9:40pm**, 10:40pm**
*Monday-Friday/ **Friday & Saturday/ *** Saturday and Sunday
Monuments by Moonlight Tour- Reservations are required. Reservation based tickets and unused tickets are non-refundable. You may reschedule up to 24 hours in advance of tour time by calling 202-832-9800 (option #4).
Old Town Trolley Tour and Arlington National Cemetery Tours – Reservations are NOT needed or accepted. Tickets can be used on any operating day within 12 months of the purchase date.
Potomac Riverboat Company – Water Taxi Reservations do not need to be confirmed in advance. Walk up reservations are accepted at the ticket booth based on availability.
Old Town Trolley Tour: eTicket holders may board the trolley at the Washington Welcome Center (1001 E Street NW) or any Old Town Trolley boarding location. Additional Ticket Booth: Union Station, 50 Massachusetts Ave. NE
Arlington National Cemetery Tour: eTicket holders may board at the Arlington Cemetery Welcome Center, Arlington, VA 22211
Monuments by Moonlight departure location-Union Station – 50 Massachusetts Ave. NE (Metro- Union Station Stop on the Red Line)
Water Taxi: Docking Locations: The Wharf: 950 Maine Ave. SW, Washington DC.
Georgetown: 3100 K St. NW, Washington DC.
Alexandria City Marina: 0 Cameron St., Alexandria, VA (located behind the Torpedo Factory Art Center)
National Harbor:145 National Plaza, National Harbor, MD.
Old Town Trolley Welcome Center Stop (10th & E St).- There are parking garages nearby, and Metro is two blocks away. (Gallery Place Station). Paid parking is also available at Union Station.
Child age: 4-12 years. Under 4 yrs free.
This tour includes the Old Town Trolley Orange Downtown Loop along with the Red Line Arlington Shuttle and the Blue Loop within Arlington Cemetery. Water Taxi roundtrip tickets are valid for 1 day use only and must be used within 2 days of Trolley Tour usage. Patrons with Tickets can board at any Old Town Trolley boarding location. Without an e-Ticket voucher or mobile ticket you must go to the ticket booth location (stop #1 or #4) with invoice order number.
Tomb of the Unknown Soldier Stop
The guard is changed every hour on the hour from October 1 through March 31.
The guard is changed every half hour from April 1 through September 30.
Handicap-accessible vehicles are available upon request. Assistance animals, such as seeing-eye dogs, are the only animals that are allowed on board the trolleys.