National Building Museum

Sold Out: C&O Canal National Historic Park

Saturday, October 21, 2017
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Members must be signed in to access discounts. For instructions click here.

This tour is sold out.

Explore the planning process while touring the mile-long section of the C&O Canal that runs through Georgetown. Learn about plans to restore and revitalize the linear National Historic Park with Brendan Wilson, supervisory park ranger, Georgetown District and representatives from Georgetown Heritage. Walk from the canal towpath’s zero-mile marker to the Alexandria aqueduct, noting new ideas intended to create sustainable, maintainable, ecologically sensitive, safe and accessible urban places for diverse users. Expect uneven walking surfaces and some stair climbing.  

2.0 LU HSW (AIA) / 2.0 CM (AICP) / 2.0 PDH (LA CES)

Free. Space is limited to 25. Registration begins September 18 by calling 202.272.2448, ext 3304 during business hours, and will be assigned based on space availability. On-site registration is not available.

This event does not require an RSVP. Registered users can request event reminders.