Architecture on Capitol Hill – March 2022

Posted on January 14th, 2022 by Elizabeth Nelson

“Horse walk” at 623 A St. NE

On Capitol Hill, a wide range of architectural styles and features are on display. Learn about the changing tastes and practical decisions that informed the builders’ choices. This tour was developed by CHRS President and Chair of the CHRS Historic Preservation Committee, Beth Purcell. Beth is an architectural historian with an MA in Historic Preservation from George Washington University.
Plan on walking about 2 miles in a little over an hour. Be prepared to walk in any weather; a raincoat or umbrella may be necessary. Comfortable shoes are a must. Starting location will be posted a few days prior.

Tickets ($15) available through EventBrite beginning February 12.
Tour Times:
Saturday, March 26, 1 pm and 3 pm
Sunday, March 27, 1 pm and 3 pm


Queen Anne at 617 A St. NE

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