Unveiling the Symbolism of Washington, D.C.
Have you ever asked yourself…
- Why is the Lincoln Memorial shaped like the Parthenon?
- Why is the Jefferson Memorial located where it is today?
- Why is the official monument of President George Washington in the shape of an Egyptian obelisk?
- Why are the streets of Washington laid out in a specific way?
- Why is the Statue of Freedom facing East?
Learn the answers to these questions on an excursion of Washington, D.C. conducted by experienced and professional guides, as Capital Communications Group (CCG) lifts the city's mysterious veil of symbolism to new and returning visitors.
"The most engaging city excursion that I have ever experienced."
Washington, D.C.—the capital of the United States – is filled with inspiring symbolic ideals, hidden treasures awaiting discovery by those new to and familiar with the city. CCG's unique city excursion – customized to meet the needs of your group—shows how this city's design, layout and architecture reflect, through symbolism, the philosophical ideals and concepts that are the foundation of American government.
"Your use of the physical layout of the city and the use of symbolism to reinforce the nature of American values and culture was both fascinating and original."
Bringing the monuments and memorials to life.
CCG's interactive excursions of Washington, D.C. are tailored to each client's needs and interests, with special themes incorporated upon request. Ranging from three hours to a full day, each excursion is designed to deliver an educational, intriguing and enjoyable experience that will enable participants to experience the city in a new way.
Featuring comfortable, reliable transportation, friendly and professional guides, and unparalleled attention to detail, our guests immediately experience our commitment to quality and customer service.
Thank you for a delightfully educational session and excursion of Washington, D.C.
Selected organizations that have worked with CCG.
Academy of Educational Development