Historic Georgetown

This is an architectural/historical tour through some of the prettiest and most interesting parts of Georgetown. We will view and discuss architectural landmarks along the way to visiting the C & O Canal locks, Oak Hill Cemetery (final resting place of William Corcoran of museum fame, Katherine Graham of the Post, et al.), Dumbarton Oaks Museum and Gardens (birthplace of the United Nations), Georgetown University (the nation's oldest Catholic university), the vertiginous steps made famous by The Exorcist, and the Old Stone House. Total distance is about 5 miles, which we will take at a leisurely pace.

Dogs: Allowed, leashed

Leader: Ken Meyercord, (571)[masked]

Directions: Washington Circle is one block up 23rd Street from the Foggy Bottom Metro station.

 

 

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  • Christine

    Fantastic urban hike and a wonderful group! Special thanks to Ken for planning and organizing such a fun trip!

    1 · March 31, 2013

  • AL

    So far the best trip I ever had in my life, unfortunately 4 hours were not good enough, everyday 4 trip to theses place may be satisfying

    March 31, 2013

  • Linda H.

    Nice hike. I want to go back to see the different places. We covered a lot of interesting places.

    March 31, 2013

  • Bill

    It started to rain where I live, so I will not be going for a hike today. Unfortunately, I already have an out-of-town event on May 25th.

    March 31, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    I'll come to the May 25 walk; thanks for being so flexible.

    March 31, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    not today - sorry to cancel last minute. have fun

    March 31, 2013

  • Richard

    I will try again in May and hope for better weather

    March 31, 2013

  • Tingling

    Rain

    March 31, 2013

  • Isabel S.

    looks a bit threatening as to rain-take you up on the raincheck date

    March 31, 2013

  • nicola

    something has come up, so I shan't be able to attend this time. I hope you all enjoy it!

    March 30, 2013

  • Terry

    So sorry that I am unable to attend.

    March 28, 2013

  • Andrea B.

    Hurt my foot! :(

    March 28, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    Do you mean "The Exorcist"? "Rosemary's Baby" was shot in NYC.

    March 27, 2013

    • Ken

      Yes, I o. (My only excuse for the mixup is that I didn't see either one.)

      March 28, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    Easter Sunday

    March 23, 2013

  • Isabel S.

    Hi!

    March 9, 2013

  • Michelle W

    Ken -- It appears the date of this event changed from May 11th to March 31st. I rsvp'ed yes for the 5/11 date, but cannot attend for this new date. Any chance you'll do this hke at another time?

    February 22, 2013

    • Ken

      Yes, but it could be a while. Sorry about the date change (I notified you by email. Did you get it?). I've refunded your payment.

      February 22, 2013

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  • Ken
    Organizer
    Event Host
  • dan
    Dues paid 3/14/15
  • Rita
    Dues paid 3/14/15
  • Christine +1
    Disclaimer signed 3/31/13
  • AL
    Disclaimer signed 3/23/13
  • Linda H.
    Dues paid 4/25/15
  • A former member

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