Historic Alleyways Walking Tour

May 2, 2024

The alleyways of DC served a distinct purpose as a city planning feature, but they also provided a hidden safe space where escaped enslaved people and the economically disadvantaged could […]

History of Black Georgetown Walking Tour


Someone visiting Georgetown today may see it as another wealthy enclave in a continuously gentrifying Washington, DC. However, this charming area that boasts high-end shopping and gourmet restaurants has a […]

Women of Cold War Washington


An ill-fated artist, an Ambassador’s wife, a Baroness, and the most powerful woman in journalism…..What do they all have in common? They were part of the most exclusive club of […]

Black History in Lafeyette Park: Washington Wlkas

February 8, 2024

When Washington, D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser had a two-block long section of 16th Street, NW christened Black Lives Matter Plaza, she guaranteed that it would forever be connected to the […]

History of Jewish Washington Walking Tour

September 20, 2023

Join Ami Greener on a walking tour about notable Jewish contributions to DC history. This tour goes through the Judiciary Square and Gallery Place neighborhoods highlighting the stories of Jewish-American […]

Historic Alleyways Walking Tour


The alleyways of DC served a distinct purpose as a city planning feature, but they also provided a hidden safe space where escaped enslaved people and the economically disadvantaged could […]

The Harlem Renaissance in DC Walking Tour

July 18, 2023

Off the Mall Tours takes you on a winding journey through an era in which the U Street neighborhood of Washington, DC was giving rise to a vibrant jazz scene […]

District of Punk Walking Tour

June 26, 2023

In the 1980s, the Reagan Administration was reinstating the Selective Service, hippies were turning in yuppies, and the punk scene rose as a reaction to what they saw as a […]

Architects’ Walking Tour of Georgetown’s Rich Styles

March 30, 2023

The Citizens Association of Georgetown arranged an architectural walking tour of the town March 25. With the event capped at 72 attendees (six groups) and architects talking about a specific […]

Madams of DC Walking Tour

August 9, 2022

Off the Mall Tours welcomes you on the most unique walking tour in Washington, DC! Washington experienced an unprecedented rise in prostitution during and after the Civil War. During this […]