Cherry Blossom Historical Capitol Tour & Mixer

Meeting Spot: Neptune Fountain

68 First St SE, Washington, DC 20004

Experience Olmsted’s vision during cherry blossom season with a Cherry Blossom Historical Capitol Tour!

Celebrate the cherry blossom season with an historic tour of the Capitol Grounds, led by the U.S. Capitol Historical Society‘s expert tour guides. Discover the history of the U.S. Capitol’s first landscape architect, Frederick Law Olmsted, explore his designs, and enjoy the cherry blossom beauty. This exclusive tour is a must for history, nature, and design enthusiasts. After the tour, join us for a mixer to mingle and enjoy refreshments inspired by the season.

Thursday, March 21, 2024 | 5:30 p.m. ET

  • $50.00/person

Tickets must be purchased in advance as space is limited. Please ensure you have purchased your ticket prior to the event.


Step into Washington, D.C.’s enchanting springtime splendor with our exclusive Cherry Blossom Historical Capitol Tour & Mixer. Led by the esteemed guides of the U.S. Capitol Historical Society, journey through the stunning landscape designed by Frederick Law Olmsted – the Father of Landscape Architecture. 
Marvel at Olmsted’s meticulous design while immersing yourself in the ephemeral beauty of cherry blossoms. Experience the magic of the magic of the season, as over 100 cherry trees adorn Lower Senate Park, creating an unforgettable spectacle. 
Join us for an extraordinary celebration where Olmsted’s legacy meets the timeless allure of cherry blossoms. Whether you’re a history enthusiast, nature lover, or seeking a moment of tranquility, this tour promises an unforgettable experience. 
After your Cherry Blossom guided tour, join us for a delightful Cherry Blossom Mixer included in your ticket price! Immediately following the tour, enjoy season-inspired refreshments amidst the pink paradise. 
Experience Olmsted’s vision during cherry blossom season in Washington, D.C., with us. Wearing pink is optional but greatly encouraged! 

Cherry Blossom Capitol Grounds Tour


5:30 PM – 7:00 PM

Olmsted Cherry Blossom Tour Begins

Meeting Spot: Neptune Fountain, 68 First St SE, Washington, DC 20004

7:00 PM

Cherry Blossom Mixer Begins

Location: Ketchum Hall, 200 Maryland Avenue, NE,

Washington, DC 20002


P: (202) 543-8919 ext.29