Historic Mansions and Estates of Washington, D.C.
Explore a selection of nearly three dozen of D.C.'s historic homes on this tour. Whether hosting parties, producing literature or art, or bearing witness to important social, business, and political decisions, these homes offer so much to learn about the history of D.C. This tour will introduce you to notable individuals and the places they called home, and often explore the architecture and the stories of people who lived or worked at the estates or work to preserve these properties to this day. Many of the stops on this tour are private homes or organizations, but some are open for tours and may require advanced booking, so please check in advance if you are interested in a tour.