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* Tour is offered every Friday, alternating start times of either 4pm or 6pm. Check the website for exact schedule. The Madams in DC tour gives you a perspective of DC’s history that you won’t hear anywhere else. The Civil War completely transformed the Capital, and turned Pennsylvania Avenue into a red light district main street lined with bawdy houses, taverns, theaters, and commercial ventures. Hard to imagine, now that it’s lined with monolithic government buildings! You’ll learn about how the women who worked in these brothels made their way in life, and even had an impact on affairs of government. Tour is held on alternating Friday mornings and evenings.