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Dedication Of Dwight D. Eisenhower Memorial Set For September 17, 2020

Dedication Of Dwight D. Eisenhower Memorial Set For September 17, 2020

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WASHINGTON, Aug. 20, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- After a delay due to the global pandemic, the formal dedication of The Dwight D. Eisenhower Memorial in Washington, D.C., will take place on Thursday, September 17, 2020.

VIRTUAL WalkingTown DC 2020 underway

Cultural Tourism DC is excited to present a virtual edition of WalkingTown DC this year!   

VIRTUAL WalkingTown DC is a whole new approach to seeing DC's historic neighborhoods, new development, and neighborhood changes.  We will use the Zoom Webinar platform to present maps, photos, and other images as tour guides offer insights into the heritage and social fabric of the District.   

Participants may select from 36 guided tours of the DC area.