Dead Presidents Tour of Washington DC
An eye opening discussion of some of our most notable Presidents, the White House, and the surrounding building and places in which the most powerful leaders of the past three centuries lived, worked, and relaxed. The Dead Presidents Tour of Washington DC recalls George Washington's efforts to shape the country and the new Capital (Washington, DC), and explores how life was for some of the earliest occupants of the White House, including John Adams – the first President to live in the White House. Learn about the White House fire and the defining events that led to the War of 1812, the founding of the United States, and how Washington, and the nation, reacted. In-depth discussion of the policies and administrations of Presidents Thomas Jefferson, James Madison, Andrew Jackson, Abraham Lincoln, Theodore Roosevelt, Woodrow Wilson, Franklin Roosevelt, Harry S. Truman, John F. Kennedy, Richard Nixon, and Ronald Reagan among others. Some of the more influential and memorable first family members who shared the national stage with the Presidents also influenced their decisions and policies. The DC ghost tours explores what impacts the first families have also had on the nation.