Free Madame Tussauds admission
The Premium Ticket and the Deluxe Ticket both include free admission (with speedy entry) to the world-famous Madame Tussauds Wax Museum. Get to know Washington DC even better by seeing the people who helped define it. Your free Madame Tussauds ticket will complement your Big Bus tour and city experience perfectly.
Show you Big Bus ticket at any Washington, DC Corner Bakery Café to receive a free regular-sized coffee with any purchase, and trade in your Big Bus-Garrett Popcorn voucher to receive a free treat bag of Garrett Mix at Garrett Popcorn.
Download our free app and plan your day out in the Capital, or upload photos and tag your friends - Big Bus makes it easy to stay connected during your sightseeing tour, with free WiFi available on select buses. Please ask your driver or guide for connection instructions when you board.
Authorized National Park Service concessioner
Big Bus Washington DC is the authorized interpretive transportation services concessioner of the National Park Service and National Mall & Memorial Parks. As the official sightseeing tour of the National Mall & Memorial Parks, Big Bus Tours gets you closer to meaningful monuments and memorials.
See all the sights
Take in the neo-classical grandeur of the USA's capital city with Big Bus. We'll take you to all the famous landmarks, including The White House, Washington Monument, Lincoln Memorial, Jefferson Memorial, National Cathedral, and many more. Sit back, relax and capture the sights from our open-top double-deckers, or hop off to explore and visit the city's world-renowned attractions.
3 Different Routes
Get to know the Capital City like the back of your hand with our four tour routes. The Red Loop travels along the National Mall, stopping at the major Smithsonian Museums and the Nation’s monuments and memorials. The Blue Loop takes you over the Potomac River from Washington DC into Virginia, the Arlington National Cemetery and to Pentagon City. The Yellow Loop takes you into picturesque Georgetown.
The Red Loop features both live English-speaking guides and pre-recorded commentary, available in 8 languages. The Blue and Yellow Loops feature pre-recorded commentary in English.
Over 40 Stops
With more than 40 stops across 3 routes, there are plenty of opportunities for you to hop off the bus and explore the Washington D.C landmarks and attractions that appeal to you most.
Discount at White House Gifts
Receive a voucher that entitles you to a 10% discount on souvenirs from White House Gifts. The store is located directly across the street from the White House at the intersection of 15th Street and New York Avenue, NW. The store offers a broad selection of political memorabilia, souvenirs and gifts for family and friends. You can also enjoy a photo opportunity behind the famous Resolute desk with the backdrop of the oval office and presidential podium as a keepsake of your Washington DC visit. Just make a purchase of $50.00 or more, and show your receipt!