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The Soul Food Tour with Johnny

food walk

The Soul Food Tour with Johnny

46 reviews
Duration
2.5 hours
Group size
Up to 10 people
Hosted in
English
food walk

The Soul Food Tour with Johnny

food walk

The Soul Food Tour with Johnny

46 reviews
Duration
2.5 hours
Group size
Up to 10 people
Hosted in
English

What you'll do

After eating a fantastic soul food meal, we will tour the historic Shaw community in northwest Washington, DC. When you purchase your ticket then you will receive instructions on where to start the tour.

Your host

Learn more about Johnny

Johnny

YOU: Enthusiast of African American history and culture, wanting to walk through a local Washington, DC community. ME: Your tour guide! I am an anthropologist and created the first food tour when Airbnb Experiences launched in Washington, DC; that food tour is an international food tour. My studies have included Egypt and Israel along with work at the Smithsonian Museum of Natural History. I have spoken at international organizations and produce tours and events about ethnic communities. I am a graduate of Howard University and have known Washington, DC for over 20 years.

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Where you'll be

Some of the places we will visit include: Camp Barker/Freedmen's Village, Duke Ellington's boyhood home, the Lincoln Theater, the Whitelaw Hotel, the 12th Street YMCA and more. All locations are near one another and the total walking distance is half of a mile.

Availability

Things to keep in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase, or at least 7 days before the experience starts.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside of the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 10 guests of all ages can attend.

More tips

This tour shares a very inspirational history of people of African descent in Washington, DC.

Airbnb Experiences are vetted for quality

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    Led by locals who love where they’re from and what they do.

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Johnny
The Soul Food Tour with Johnny
46 reviews
From $20/person
46 reviews
From $20/person