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Historic Walking Tour: A Very Retail Georgetown

  • C&O Canal Georgetown Visitor Center 1057 Thomas Jefferson Street Northwest Washington, DC, 20007 United States (map)

Today Georgetown is the largest outdoor shopping district in the region, but its retail roots reach all the way back to the Colonial period. During this 45-minute walking tour from 31st and M Streets to the Market House, your guide will use Georgetown’s current retail architecture to put the history of American merchandising into context.