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In Freedom's Footsteps:
Philadelphia to
Washington, DC

Experience an exclusive and enriching journey with Tauck, featuring insightful narratives by renowned filmmakers Ken Burns and Dayton Duncan, drawing from their acclaimed works covering themes from the Civil War to national parks. Enjoy privileged access with early admission to the National Archives and a behind-the-scenes experience, as well as a private tour of the Museum of the American Revolution with early-opening access, providing a unique and immersive perspective on American history.


Tour Details

DAYS                     COST (PER PERSON)            JOURNEY TYPE                    TIME OF YEAR               CITIES & LANDMARKS   


$5,790 USD



Philadelphia, Washington DC, Williamsburg, Richmond, Gettysburg, Mount Vernon

TAUCK EXCLUSIVE – Filmed narratives, exclusively produced for Tauck by filmmakers Ken Burns & Dayton Duncan, feature new insights based on themes from their films, from the Civil War to national parks


TAUCK EXCLUSIVE – Early admission & behind-the-scenes experience at the National Archives


TAUCK EXCLUSIVE – Early-opening private tour of the Museum of the American Revolution

Tauck value includes:

  • Visits to such iconic national historic sites as Independence Hall, Monticello, Mount Vernon,
    Gettysburg, Skyline Drive, Washington DC, National Mall monuments and more

  • Private guided tour of Virginia's historic State Capitol building

  • A day spent exploring as you please at Colonial Williamsburg

  • Airport transfers upon arrival and departure as noted

  • 21 meals; service charges, gratuities to local guides, admission fees, taxes and porterage 

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