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Washington DC Architecture Walking Tours
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page updated Aug 12, 2017
Washington DC Walking Tours
Contact us for your walking guides in Washington DC on +44 1620 825722 / isabelle(at)e-architect.co.uk
Washington DC Architecture Tour: Exclusive Guided Walks
Our Washington, D.C. guided tours are all tailored to suit each booking, we do not allow for bookings to be joined. Our guided tours in the USA capital city are all exclusive to each client.
Should you be planning an office trip, a conference, or university trip please contact us and we would be glad to take your booking.
A recent major building in the US capital city – National Museum of African American History and Culture Building designed by architects Freelon Adjaye Bond Smith Group:
image courtesy Freelon Adjaye Bond Smith Group
Washington, D.C. Architecture – Introduction
Key buildings to see in the city include the world-famous Smithsonian Institution, with its renewal by UK architecture firm Foster + Partners, the US Capitol building, Newseum and the Carnegie Library.
Also worthy of consideration are visits to British Embassy by architect Edwin Lutyens, Corcoran Gallery & School of Art by Frank Gehry, German Embassy by Egon Eiermann, the Holocaust Museum by Ralph Applebaum, United States Institute of Peace Headquarters by Moshe Safdie Architects, United States Supreme Court, US Institute of Peace on The Mall by architect Moshe Safdie.
Also worth a visit is the Vietnam Veterans Memorial designed by Maya Lin and completed in 1982.
Washington DC Architecture Designs – recent buildings
St. Elizabeths East Gateway Pavilion – G8WAY DC, Ward 8, Congress Heights Neighborhood, designed by Davis Brody Bond Architects and Planners
photo from architects
1730 Pennsylvania Avenue, designed by Krueck & Sexton
photo © Anice Hoachlander
Washington Union Station Building designed by HOK
image courtesy of Amtrak
Washington Convention Center designed by Foster + Partners
image : Foster + Partners
Newseum Washington DC, 555 Pennsylvania Avenue designed by Polshek Partnership with Ralph Appelbaum Associates
picture : Eric Taylor © EricTaylorPhoto.com
1100 First Street designed by Krueck & Sexton with Gensler
photo : Krueck+Sexton
Smithsonian Institute – Robert and Arlene Kogod Courtyard designed by Foster + Partners
photo : Nigel Young / Foster + Partners
Swiss Embassy Washington DC building designed by Steven Holl Architects
photo © Andy Ryans from Steven Holl Architects
The Capitol Washington DC, Capitol Hill, by architects Thornton; Hallet; Latrobe; Bulfinch
Model by Timothy Richards, Bath, England
U.S. Capitol Visitor Center designed by RTKL:
photo © Maxwell MacKenzie
To see all listed projects on a single map please follow this link.
US Building Tours
A recent building proposal in the US capital city – Carnegie Library Apple Store Building designed by Foster + Partners Architects:
image Courtesy of architects
Buildings / photos for the Washington DC Architecture Walking Tours page welcome
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