Arlington National Cemetery Tour & Gadsby's Tavern

Arlington National Cemetery Tour & Gadsby's Tavern

Travel with Gunther Tours to the hallowed grounds of Arlington National Cemetery for a public tram tour of the cemetery followed by a delicious lunch at Gadsby's Tavern in Old Town Alexandria, Virginia.

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Travel with Gunther Tours to the hallowed grounds of Arlington National Cemetery for a public tram tour of the cemetery followed by a delicious lunch at Gadsby's Tavern in Old Town Alexandria, Virginia.

Arlington National Cemetery Tour

& Lunch at Gadsby’s Tavern

Arlington, Virginia

 

Today we travel to the wooded hills and hallowed grounds of Arlington National Cemetery.  Our public tram tour of the cemetery will highlight our nation’s history and remember the American patriots, both humble and well-known, whose final resting place is at this sacred space.  Your narrator will relate accounts of heroism and personal sacrifice as you ride to important sites, including the Kennedy Grave sites and the Tomb of the Unknowns (Changing of the Guard every 30-minutes).  Next, we make the short drive to Gadsby’s Tavern Restaurant in Old Town Alexandria, Virginia for our delicious lunch.  A U.S. National Historic Landmark, Gadsby’s Tavern Restaurant has been offering fine dining since 1770.  Please provide a meal choice when making your reservations.  Your choices are Roast Beef, Chicken Fontina, Chesapeake Crab Cake or Butternut Squash Ravioli.  Following lunch, we meet our guide for a tour of Gadsby’s Tavern Museum.  Take a moment to journey back to the 18th-century tavern and hotel where famous historical figures and everyday people dined and slept.  Learn about the history, architecture, decorative arts, social customs, food, and clothing of a past era before departing for home.  Note:  There is some walking required on this tour!  Please make sure you are an able walker before booking onto this trip.  Wear comfortable walking shoes, (no heels).  This trip is not suitable for people who have trouble with mobility! 

Day 1

Today we travel to the wooded hills and hallowed grounds of Arlington National Cemetery. Our public tram tour of the cemetery will highlight our nation's history and remember the American patriots, both humble and well-known, whose final resting place is at this sacred space. Your narrator will relate accounts of heroism and personal sacrifice as you ride to important sites, including the Kennedy Grave sites and the Tomb of the Unknowns (Changing of the Guard every 30-minutes). Next, we make the short drive to Gadsby's Tavern Restaurant in Old Town Alexandria, Virginia for our delicious lunch. A U.S. National Historic Landmark, Gadsby's Tavern Restaurant has been offering fine dining since 1770. Please provide a meal choice when making your reservations. Your choices are Roast Beef, Chicken Fontina, Chesapeake Crab Cake or Butternut Squash Ravioli. Following lunch, we meet our guide for a tour of Gadsby's Tavern Museum. Take a moment to journey back to the 18th-century tavern and hotel where famous historical figures and everyday people dined and slept. Learn about the history, architecture, decorative arts, social customs, food, and clothing of a past era before departing for home. Note: There is some walking required on this tour! Please make sure you are an able walker before booking onto this trip. Wear comfortable walking shoes, (no heels). This trip is not suitable for people who have trouble with mobility!

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L=Lunch

September 24, 2019 (Tuesday)

 

Price:  $125.00

 

Deposit:  $25.00/PP

 

Balance Due:  August 11, 2019

 

                             Depart                 Return

Carney              7:30 AM               6:30 PM

Gunther             8:15 AM               5:45 PM

Below is a list of pick-up points available on this tour.

Below is a list of pick-up points available on this tour.

Name Address Contact Details Times
Carney Park & Ride Carney Park & Ride - 2980 Jomat Ave. Parkville, MD
Exit 31A (Harford Rd north) off Route 695
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Gunther Charters Gunther's - 7443 Shipley Ave. Harmans, MD (GPS)
Lot C off of Shipley Ave.
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