Posts By: Canden Arciniega

Where to go Ice Skating in Washington, DC

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Ice Skating in Washington DC

This post will inform you about the ice skating rinks in DC. We include hours, ticket prices, and suggestions to make your experience great accurate for the 2020-2021 season. For more suggestions on what to do in DC while you’re here, we recommend checking out our DC winter guide. And for any time of the […]

Visiting the Air Force Memorial

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This post is a guide to visiting the Air Force Memorial, including directions on how to get there and a self-guided tour. Introduction Plan Your Visit Design and Symbolism Guided Tours + Talks Other DC Memorials Things to do in DC   For more information on the traditional bomb burst with missing man that inspired […]

Washington DC Holiday Lights Tours

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DC Holiday Lights Tour

We’ve brought our popular holiday lights tour from Georgetown to Downtown to bring local history and holiday light displays. We explore two neighborhoods on these 1.5 hour tours with small groups. Georgetown Downtown Georgetown History & Holiday Lights Tour We’ve partnered with the Georgetown BID to offer a special evening Historic Georgetown tour that brings […]

How to Use the Washington DC Metro

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How to Use the Washington DC Metro

This post covers how to use the Metro subway in Washington, D.C., including tips on SmartTrip Cards, tourist passes, and how to navigate the public transport system. While the DC Metro is great for getting you around the city, it can’t get you around the National Mall. Let DC by Foot get you around on […]

Virtual Tips for Tour Guides

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Leave a Tip for… NEW ORLEANS WASHINGTON DC SAN FRANCISCO NEW YORK CITY Support everyone at Free Tours by Foot with a Virtual Tip on Paypal.Me   ANDREW IN NEW ORLEANS https://venmo.com/Andrew-Farrier PayPal.me/andrewdfarrier ROBI IN NEW ORLEANS https://venmo.com/Robbie-Gilmore BECCA IN WASHINGTON DC  https://venmo.com/BeccaGrawl PayPal.me/toursbybecca BRITT IN SAN FRANCISCO https://venmo.com/sftourguy PayPal.me/sftourguy RENEE IN NEW YORK CITY […]

How to Get Tickets to the Holocaust Museum

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Washington Holocaust Museum

This post describes how to get advanced and same-day tickets for individuals and groups to the Holocaust Museum in Washington, DC. It also describes the exhibits and other practical information relevant to your visit.   Advanced Tickets Same-Day Plan Your Visit Hours + Security Food + Other Attractions Current Exhibits     With so much changing as […]

Washington DC Ghost Tours

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Ghosts of georgetown tour

This post is about ghost tours in Washington, DC, including our ghost and scandals tours, as well as adult-only walking tours. Ghosts of Georgetown White House Ghost Tours  These three aren’t ghost tours, but they are great for a night out (adults only) for scandals, affairs, and murders! Wicked Georgetown (Adults Only) Dark Side of […]

Visiting the Smithsonian Natural History Museum in DC

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 The Natural History Museum is one of the most popular museums in Washington DC. If you’re picturing a T-Rex in the middle of the entrance, that is the Natural History Museum in NYC – we have an elephant in the rotunda. The dinosaurs are in the back. As part of the Smithsonian Institute, the National […]