Tour Details

A La Carte Tours are bookable on a private or semi-private basis. A private tour guarantees you a personal guide. Semi-private means you MIGHT be touring within a larger (but still intimate) group. 8 person max for both.

Long known as "The Black Broadway", the U Street corridor is awash in sound & color. The stunning murals which decorate this busy DC thoroughfare tell the story of the city's musical history. From jazz to Go-Go, rock&roll to r&b, soul to gospel, this tour has it all. 

This immersive walk into U Street's African American musical saga, combines some of the finest street art in the country with timeless music and storytelling. 


Meeting Point:  Front of the Howard Theatre, 620 T St. NW

Duration:  Approximately 2.5 Hours

Starting Time:  10AM, 1PM (Runs Daily)

Includes:  Tour Guide, Sensory Supplements

Highlights:  Ben's Chili Bowl, Duke Ellington Statue, Howard Theater, Lincoln Theater, Marvin Gaye Mural, Paul Robeson Mural