What does the corporate giant Mariott have in common with punk rock? Both trace their roots in Washington to the Columbia Heights neighborhood. A new walking tour celebrates this unique neighborhood, where the District’s power brokers once built sprawling mansions.


  • Jane Freundel Levey Director of Heritage Programs, Cultural Tourism DC

For information on each stop on the trail, scroll down to our interactive map

Cultural Tourism DC's Columbia Heights Trail, launches October 24th, 2009

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