Capitol Hill Restoration Society

Architecture on Capitol Hill – September 2021

Posted on June 27th, 2021 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.

This tour is sold out but will be offered again on November 13.
Tour Times:
Saturday, September 11 at 1pm and 3pm

Queen Anne at 617 A St. NE