Washington Youth Tour 2019 Tentative Itinerary

Posted: January 1, 2019
2018 HEMC Washington Youth Tour delegates Madeline McClurg and Abbey Sartain.
2018 HEMC Washington Youth Tour delegates Madeline McClurg and Abbey Sartain.
  • June 13: Kickoff banquet, Atlanta
  • June 14: Team-building activities; flight to Washington, D.C.

Dates TBD for the following activities

  • Tour and lunch at Mount Vernon; dinner at Union Station; evening guided tour of memorials, including World War II, Martin Luther King Jr., Franklin D. Roosevelt and Thomas Jefferson; photo op at White House
  • Guided tour of Lincoln, Korean War and Vietnam Veterans memorials; guided tour of Arlington National Cemetery; lunch at the Kennedy Center; dinner performance of “Grease” at Toby’s Dinner Theatre in Columbia, Md.
  • All-states assembly; tour Smithsonian Institution museums; U.S. Archives; dinner in Old Town Alexandria, Va.; cruise on Potomac River
  • Tour Supreme Court, Newseum and Washington National Cathedral; Sunset Parade at U.S. Marine Corps War Memorial (Iwo Jima statue)
  • Meet with Georgia’s congressional delegation; tour U.S. Capitol and visit House and Senate galleries; all-states farewell event
  • June 20: Return flight to Atlanta

Note: Itinerary subject to change