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Big Bus Washington DC Hop-On Hop-Off Tour
"Get to know the city of Washington DC and its top attractions in convenient and economical fashion on this entertaining and educational hop-on hop-off tour. It all begins with a hop-on of course at any of the 40+ stops on four separate routes. Board one of the open-top buses and enjoy the view with a live and recorded commentary of interesting facts and stories from an expert guide who knows the city inside and out. Learn about the history and h then hop back on when it’s convenient.  On the Red Loop
From $39.00
 
Arlington Cemetery Plus DC Monuments Tour
"Meet your guide outside the Arlington Cemetery Metro Station and begin your morning with a walk through Arlington National Cemetery while learning the history of the grounds once the property of General Robert E Lee. Experience the Changing of the Guard Ceremony at the Tomb of the Unknowns and visit to the grave site of John F Kennedy and the Eternal Flame where John F Kennedy is buried alongside his wife Jackie Onassis Kennedy and brothers Robert F Kennedy and Ted Kennedy.After a couple of hours at Arlington hop on a coach bus and travel around Washington DC to visit the Capitol
From $110.00
 
Congressional Tour of US Capitol and Major Monuments via Mini Coach
"Meet your guide at the Neptune Fountain outside the Library of Congress and begin your day with a guided tour of the US Capitol building and a look inside the Library of Congress Jefferson building. After your Capitol Tour hop on a coach bus and travel around Washington DC to visit the White House and all the major memorials (full list of stops available in the Itinerary section). At each stop your expert guide will hop off with you to personally escort you through the sights providing insightful background and answerin stop for lunch (at your expense) and shopping break at the Pentagon City Mall. Itinerary During your tour your guide will walk you through the following sights:The US Capitol Building Potomac River Cruise or Jefferson Memorial* Franklin Delano Roosevelt Memorial Dr Martin Luther King JR Memorial Korean Memorial""Get the ultimate DC experience with a guided tour of the US Capitol and all the major sights and memorials with an expert tour guide on this 8 hour bus and walking tour. Receive reserved entry to the US Capitol and visit impressive landmarks like the Linc
From $110.00

More Things to Do in College Park

College Park Aviation Museum

The Aviation Museum here was the scene of several events in the history of flying. The Wright Brothers founded this airfield in 1909, and did much of their pioneering work here. They built a catapult...
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Oct 24, 2008

College Park Aviation Museum

I only had a couple of hours before I had to leave for BWI on my last morning in College Park. There are many famous things to see along the Washington-Baltimore Parkway but I decided to try the local...
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Nov 17, 2007

Historic College Park Airport

The College Park Airport has remained operational since 1909 and is certified as "the world's oldest continuously operating airport." It's call letters are CGS. The airport's runway is 2600 ft long....
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Nov 17, 2007

ERCO and Ercoupe Exhibit Table

This exhibit has items about the founding of ERCO and the creation of the Ercoupe, the first tricycle aircraft. The display chronicles Fred Weick's work as an engineer for the company and the designer...
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Nov 16, 2007

"Half" Ercoupe Display

This display really brought back memories. It is hard to believe that my middle brother and I used to ride in jump seats facing each other behind the two main seats where our parents were flying. I...
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Nov 16, 2007

Aviation Museum - Berliner Exhibit Table

Emile Berliner was an amazing, if not well-known, inventer. He invented the gramophone (1895), the telephone transmitter (mouthpiece) and other devices. He was also interested in aviation, especially...
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Nov 11, 2007
 
 
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Aviation Museum Deck and Grounds

The Aviation Museum has an outdoor deck upstairs with a view of the College Park Airport and the museum's childrens' playground. No food or drink is allowed inside the museum but you can have picnic...
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Nov 11, 2007

Aviation Museum - Air Derby/Brinckerhoff Exhibit

From the museum website...Featuring a tableau representing an air race at College Park Airport during its management by George Brinckerhoff, this exhibit encompasses several aircraft, including the...
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Nov 11, 2007

1932 Monocoupe 110

From the museum website...This sleek red airplane was popular for its speed and efficiency in the air races of the 1930s at College Park Airport. With a 145 Warner Super Scarab engine, it could reach...
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Nov 11, 2007

1939 Taylorcraft BL-65

From the museum website...A side-by-side seating, high-wing monoplane, the Taylorcraft has been retrofitted by our restoration shop to become the museum's "Imagination Plane." Visitors to the museum...
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Nov 11, 2007

1941 Boeing A75N1/PT-17 "Stearman"

From the museum website...Although the Boeing Model 75 is most commonly called the "Stearman," it has had many names. The U.S. Army Air Corps designation for the A75N1 is "PT-17." The Navy designation...
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Nov 11, 2007

1936 Taylor J-2 "Cub"

From the museum website...The "Cub" was a common sight at general aviation airports throughout the 1930s, 40s and 50s, and George Brinckerhoff used the planes for flight instruction here at College...
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Nov 11, 2007

1916 Curtiss JN-4D "Jenny" Military Tractor

From the museum website...The "Jennys" were the workhorses of the U.S. Air Mail Service, although the machines flown here at College Park were the JN-4H model, as opposed to the earlier JN-4D on...
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Nov 11, 2007

1912 Blériot XI Reproduction

From the museum website...Completed in 2002, this reproduction Blériot XI monoplane was built in the College Park Aviation Museum's own restoration shop. It was crafted by volunteers under the...
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Nov 11, 2007

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