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  • Location:Washington D.C., District of Columbia
  • Duration:2 hours (approx.)

Read what other Viator.com travelers think about the Lincoln Assassination Walking Tour in Washington DC. What they loved, what they liked and what they think could be improved, it's all here to help you make the most of your next trip.

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5 star rating: Highly Recommended
September 2015

It was a wonderful experience. My grandson,Dallas, thoroughly enjoyed it also. He teared up in Ford Theater. The information that was shared was fantastic. We couldn't have ask for a better tour guide.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended
August 2015

We were not the most knowledgeable group when we started, but by the end of the tour we were experts on Lincoln's assassination. Tim Kelly was great at explaining and answering our questions. This is a very interesting and comprehensive tour of Lincoln's last hours and the days after.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended
July 2015

It was amazing. My husband is a Lincoln buff and was totally in his element. The guide was amazing. Very personable and handled the detours well. They closed the park while he was talking because of white house stuff going on. But he never skipped a beat. We got in to the Fords Theater which for the last 4 visits to DC we weren't able to do. We highly recommend this tour.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended
July 2015

excellent experience.....our guide, Tim, was superb and we could tell he really enjoyed what he was doing. Very informative, extremely knowledgeable. Highly recommended.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended
July 2015

Tim Kelly was an excellent tour guide. He was knowledgeable, energetic and personable. He literally went the "extra mile" to educate us on the historic facts of the area and Lincoln's life. Thank your for an enjoyable tour. Mike and Gloria from Minnesota.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended
July 2015

We had an incredible time on our first night in DC with Kara on the Mall tour! It was so informative and we were all so interested that even the kids paid attention! I am definitely recommending DC by Foot to our friends and family! Thank you.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended
June 2015

Tim Kelly was great. This tour was so informative. If you are a history buff you will love it. Lots of standing and walking... but we are young so no worries...

5 star rating: Highly Recommended
April 2015

My friends and I were planning a trip to Washington D.C and, wanting to do something a little different than just museums, we decided to book the Lincoln Assassination Walking Tour. I am very happy we did so. The fact that you are on your feet for a lot of the time definitely keeps things interesting and provides for a lot of change of scenery. Our tour guide, Tim Kelly, is both very knowledgable and informative. He manages to strike a very good balance, providing a lot of fascinating facts and details about the assassination, but without being over bearing and leaving you with a headache. He is glad to entertain questions and can talkyour feet for a lot of the time definitely keeps things interesting and provides for a lot of change of scenery. All around a very enjoyable and educational experience. I highly recommend it!

5 star rating: Highly Recommended
April 2015

Had a terrific tour with Tim Kelly, on the 150th anniversary of Lincoln's shooting. Tim is very relaxed and a natural comedian, but is highly knowledgeable about his subject and packed in an enormous amount of information, including about the civil war. Just brilliant.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended
March 2015

Tim Kelly was FUN and an outstanding and very knowledgable guide!!! He was A plus!!! I am a native Washingtonian and he was GREAT!!!

5 star rating: Highly Recommended
March 2015

Exceeded our expectations! Tim Kelly, our tour guide, was marvelous. Full of great stories and information about both Lincoln and Washington D.C. And we had the opportunity to watch David Cameron as he entered the White House. Would recommend this to tourists and DC residents.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended
March 2015

The guide was excellent! He had an extremely thorough knowledge of history and made it come alive with his stories.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended
January 2015

the tour was longer than expected, is a positive way :) Tim the tour guide was informative and passionate about the subject and it was a great way of seeing the sights of the city.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended
December 2014

Excellent tour, guide was very knowledgable on the assassination, events leading up to and afterwards, also got the go into fords theatre, see the presidential box the assassination took place in, and see the room Lincoln died in across the road! Would highly recommend this tour for a very informative tour, including a lot of interesting historical information. The guide was very friendly and kept in touch before the tour to ensure the smooth running of the morning

5 star rating: Highly Recommended
October 2014

This was my favorite tour while in DC. The guide was fantastic, he took the extra time to explain any questions we had and was truly passionate about teaching us the history behind the assassination. It was a small group and I learned so much. I would absolutely recommend this tour to everyone taking a trip to DC without any reservations.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended
August 2014

This walking tour was outstanding. The guide was very informative and engaged with the group.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended
August 2014

This was one of the best things we have ever done on a vacation. Our tour guide was engaging, enthusiastic, well-versed on the subject, and perhaps one of the best story tellers we have ever met. Worth every penny and more! I really cannot say enough about the quality of the individual. We will be looking to do other tours with your company in the future.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended
July 2014

Our tour guide, Robert Geffredi, was excellent! He made the tour entertaining and very informative. It was well worth the money. We would highly recommend this tour.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended
June 2014

Awesome tour! Even better guide, Robert!!

5 star rating: Highly Recommended
June 2014

Had a great time. Guide was so much fun. He loved his topic!

5 star rating: Highly Recommended
June 2014

Very interesting. Great guide.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended
June 2014

An excellent tour. The tour guide was extremely knowledgable and not just about Lincoln. He knew a lot about DC in general. He was able to set the scene about what was going on at the time and how it culminated in Lincoln's assassination. I had my kids, 11 and 12, with md and they enjoyed it too. My only disappointment was that we did not get to go in to Ford's Theater. That is not part of the tour. It ends in front of the theater.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended
May 2014

This was one of the highlights of our trip to DC and we learned so much! The retired attorney that took us on this tour was absolutely amazing! He shared his great love of history with us and we all felt his passion and excitement as he took us from place to place. Thumbs Up in a big way!

5 star rating: Highly Recommended
May 2014

This was an incredible tour with a knowledgeable guide. It was a great precursor to our visit to the Ford's theater the next day. Highly recommend!

5 star rating: Highly Recommended
April 2014

Educational, informative and entertaining! Rob our guide was so knowledge but even more enthusiastic. I walked away feeling like I had personal knowlage of the sad events that evening. I would rate my history knowlage and interest as a one out of ten yet I found this tour outstanding. Our son who loves civil war history would also recommend it. Some how our guide engages all no matter their knowlage base. Like the Viator easy of booking and their assistance.

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