Leaving the hotel our first stop was Ford’s Theater. This portion of our tour was a ticketed item in which we needed to show up at a certain time. Our showing was the first of the day at 9 A.M. The first part of our tour featured a run-through of the museum located underneath the actual theatre. Featured were several mementos from the historic day when our 16th President of the
At capital hill several sites were taken in from a far, since we were unable to go inside any of the buildings due to time constraints in our schedule. We were able to stop and take plenty of pictures and listen to the explanations from our tour guided about the history and neat facts of each place. Our first picture stop was the US Capital Building, in which we had the forethought to bring our troop flag to use in our picture in front of the building. Our guide was able to provide a lot of information on the building and after what I would imagine several hundred photos that were taken amongst the boys we ventured over to the library of congress.