Join the DC Young Alumni Chapter and alumna Katie Kirkpatrick, SIS/MA '05, as we go "off the Mall" to explore history around DC neighborhoods. Katie's business Off the Mall Walking Tours will be guiding us on two adventures this fall. Learn more and purchase a ticket to attend a tour below!
MADAMS OF DC
Saturday, October 2
10 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Uncover the story of the rise of Madams in DC during and after the Civil War, and walk along the roads where you could find the most notorious brothels of DC's former red-light district.
Sunday October 24
3 - 5 p.m.
The Harlem Renaissance didn't just happen in Harlem. From the sounds of the Jazz Era to the prose of Langston Hughes, this tour takes you on a journey back in time and through the hip and happening U Street neighborhood.
Learn more about Katie and Off the Mall Walking Tours!
These tours are a part of the DC YAC Museum Series, where we visit museums and historical sites with alumni. Stay tuned for more opportunities this fall.
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Time: Two Times Available
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