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Walking tours explore D.C.'s darker side

Lafayette Square, behind the White House, plays host to a typically Washington bustle of high-powered staffers and tourists circulating through the park, heading to meetings and holding impromptu photo shoots among the statues. But two walking-tour guides in the city feel darker resonances among the monuments.

Saturday - 08/10/2013, 02:19pm EDT

Tags: walking tours, haunted, D.C. history, Abraham Lincoln, William Seward, Hay-Adams House, Lafayette Square, merican Institute of Architects, James Madison, Spies of Washington, Rick Massimo

Prince William Forest Park's WWII history

All entry fees for national parks are waived. But many national parks offer visitors more than just the beauty of nature. They also offer a history lesson.

Sunday - 04/22/2012, 06:47am EDT

Tags: Prince William Forest Park, Jon Jarvis, National Park Service, World War II, Great Depression