Recent Searches
Clear
African American Civil War Museum
African American Civil War Museum

African American Civil War Museum Tours and Activities

star-5
337 Reviews
Free admission

The African American Civil War Museum, opened in 1999, tells the stories of the 209,145 soldiers of the United States Colored Troops who fought during the Civil War to end slavery. Visit the museum in Washington D.C.'s historic U Street community, and don't miss the companion African American Civil War Memorial across the street.

Learn more
1200 U Street NW, at Vermont Avenue, Washington D.C., 20009
When are you traveling?
Select Dates
Popular
Search experiences that may have limited interaction with crowds.
Search experiences with increased health and safety practices.
Search tours and activities you can do from home.

You are viewing Virtual Experiences in Washington DC. See more Virtual Experiences around the globe. 🌎

Price
$0
$500+
Duration
Time of Day
RatingClear
Specials

6 results

Sort by:Featured

African-American History Tour with Reserved Museum Entry

African-American History Tour with Reserved Museum Entry

star-4.5
159
Immerse yourself in the history of African-American culture in the United States during this half-day history excursion in the Nation’s Capital. Follow the path of the first African-Americans at Jamestown through the Civil Rights movement, checking out key sites like the Frederick Douglass National Historic Site, the vibrant U Street corridor, the National Museum of African American History and Culture, the MLK Memorial, plus much more. Due to COVID-19, all Smithsonian institutions are closed.
More
  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$91.44
Price varies by group size
From
$91.44
Price varies by group size
Taking safety measures

U Street: Food, History, and Street Art Tour

U Street: Food, History, and Street Art Tour

star-5
126
Get a taste of Washington DC's historic U Street neighborhood on this guided culinary walking tour. Discover the history and culture of these streets, formerly known as ‘Black Broadway,’ while stopping at multiple local restaurants to sample the foods that make these neighborhoods unique. A portion of every ticket price goes to feed district residents in need.
More
  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$103.64
From
$103.64
Taking safety measures

Private Customized Tour of Washington DC with US Veteran

Private Customized Tour of Washington DC with US Veteran

star-5
18
Delve into the nation’s military history with a twenty-year Navy veteran as your guide on a private tour. Choose from an extensive list of museums, monuments, memorials, battlefields, cemeteries, and even the Pentagon (90 day advanced notice required) on an exclusive tour of Washington, DC and surrounding areas. Get unmatched insights and history and spend the day walking through the pages of a real life history book.
More
  • 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$760.00
per group
From
$760.00
per group
Taking safety measures

African American History Tour with Museum of MAAHC Admission Ticket

African American History Tour with Museum of MAAHC Admission Ticket

star-5
34
KB Tours is one of the few African American Heritage tours in Washington DC. We tour to all four quadrants of the city. We like to show people the historic African American neighborhoods of Washington DC. We like to go off the beat and path . All of our guides knowledge of the interesting black history of Washington DC. We pride ourselves on giving good facts and telling great stories of Washington DC. Our guides will stay you throughout the tour. We try to telling you facts that you never knew . We like to have fun and make people laugh but also keep them engage with stories. We keep young children engaged on the tour by having to participate with the guide on the tour .After taking our tour you will be ready with your thirst for knowledge to enter the Museum of African American History and Culture.
More
  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$76.72
From
$76.72
Taking safety measures

Art & Soul of Black Broadway Neighborhood Tour

Art & Soul of Black Broadway Neighborhood Tour

Discover the musical heritage of U Street --formerly known as Black Broadway-- from jazz to hip hop to punk to DC’s own go-go. Walk the streets & back alleys of Shaw and U Street neighborhoods and learn how murals, theatres, music venues, and memorials embrace the history of this amazing city. Along the way, listen to a diverse playlist that will match up with the murals and venues.
More
  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
From
$25.00
From
$25.00

2-Hour African American Heritage Tour in Washington DC

Special Offer

2-Hour African American Heritage Tour in Washington DC

Meet your local Tour guide for an amazing evening walking tour of 2H and learn about African American history and heritage in D.C. Explore the U Street “Black Broadway” who was once truly the heart of Black culture in America, attracting locals and visitors for an unparalleled music and nightlife scene. It’s also the birthplace of celebrated DC hero, jazz musician Duke Ellington. Until the 1920s, the U Street Corridor was home to the nation's largest urban African-American community, this section of the city is as vibrant as ever, anchored by the lively 14th Street corridor to the west and the refurbished Howard Theatre bordering the Shaw neighborhood to the east, where a towering sculpture in reverence to Ellington stands. Food is eclectic and exciting. One of the best ways to experience food from soul food to Italian to the world-famous Ben’s Chili Bowl and uniquely, on the eastern end, you’ll the area known as “Little Ethiopia” for its concentration of residents from that country
More
  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$24.00
$30.00
$6.00 savings
From
$24.00
$30.00
$6.00 savings
Taking safety measures

Filters

Frequently Asked Questions

The answers provided below are based on answers previously given by the tour provider to customers’ questions.
Q:
Should I book African American Civil War Museum tickets in advance?
A:
We recommend booking e-tickets ahead of time to secure your spot since African American Civil War Museum can get crowded. If you book with Viator, you can cancel at least 24 hours before the start date of your tour for a full refund. See all 6 African American Civil War Museum tickets and tours on Viator.
Q:
How much does it cost to visit African American Civil War Museum 2021?
A:
Currently, an entrance ticket to African American Civil War Museum costs USD 25.00. Guided African American Civil War Museum tours start around USD 25.00 per person. See all 6 African American Civil War Museum tickets and tours on Viator.
Q:
What's the best way to experience African American Civil War Museum?