Tour of Georgetown’s Wild History, Sunday, June 16, 4 pm!

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Price: $20.00 /per person

Nick's Riverside Grill

3050 K St NW · Washington, DC

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Meet ON THE RIVERFRONT on the Potomac River side of NICK’s Riverside Grill.

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Tour of Georgetown’s Wild History, Sunday, June 16, 4 pm!

A thriving, antebellum tobacco port, Georgetown was a place of bitter contention during the Civil War, and long a site of political scandal and mysterious deaths, a cockpit of Cold War & WW2 espionage, even home to several of America’s most influential inventors.

A perfect place for a walking tour of scandal, murder, misbehavior and intrigue--bracketed by some of the nation's finest architecture!

When: Sunday, June 16, 4 pm. About 2.25 hours.
Where: Meet ON THE RIVERFRONT on the Potomac River side of NICK’s Riverside Grill.
Fee: $20, paid in cash at the start of the tour.

You must RSVP to attend.
Questions? Contact: [masked]

The action-packed itinerary will select from the following persons & events:

• The nephew of Mark Twain, and his crazed scheme for eternal life
• Georgetown’s 9-11 tragedy
• The Lincolns’ seances
• The spy whose plots killed dozens
• The ghost inside the machine
• A famous journalist and witch
• The femme fatale who bedeviled the KGB
• The haunted house of Georgetown U
• A Founding Father’s brush with the Devil
• Mysterious hideaways for runaway slaves
• Mysteries of the Old Stone House
• The murdered lover of a beloved President
• Exorcisms and executions
• George Washington’s bodyguard, and a presidential murder
• The woman spy who trick-or-treated France, Italy--and J. Edgar Hoover
• A famed female author’s brush with war-time horror
And more!!

Who: Your host is the author of many books of history, including (https://www.amazon.com/Patriots-America-Things-American-Should/dp/1596525495).
His latest book, based on his tours, comes out this summer:
https://www.barnesandnoble.com/w/books/1131103788?ean=9781476674865
He is a former presidential speechwriter, a former writer for Jay Leno’s “The Tonight Show.

RSVP: You must RSVP to attend.

We’re on TripAdvisor!:
https://www.meetup.com/Lafayette-Sq-Tours-of-Scandal-Assassination-Spies-Meetup/
And Airbnb!:
https://www.airbnb.com/experience-hosting/listings?date=2019-02-15

Think history’s boring? Think again!!