Private Smithsonian American History Museum Through Music


Join us as we travel through time and explore US history with a musical twist! Learn about the origins and controversies of America’s national anthem, discover the evolution of spiritual music into blues, jazz, rock n’ roll, hip-hop, and R&B, and live out your dream of becoming a hip-hop DJ by learning a funky beat, all with your local guide by your side!

Washington DC Music at the Smithsonian Tour Highlights

  • Explore one of America’s favorite museums, the Smithsonian, with a local by your side
  • Learn the origins and stories behind some of the USA’s best-known songs and musicians
  • Discover artifacts and objects that belonged to some of the most famous people in American history
  • Engage with the museum exhibits through games and interactive activities

Inclusions: Local English-speaking guide.

Exclusions: Food and drinks, souvenirs and personal shopping, and tips/gratuities for your guide.

Schedule details

  • Duration: 2 hours
  • Meeting point: 1300 Constitution Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20560. We’ll meet at the south entrance of the museum underneath the American flag.
  • Starting time: 1.00 PM
  • Ending point: 1300 Constitution Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20560.