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Last Call: Prohibition Lantern Tours

Historic Congressional Cemetery 1801 E Street, Southeast, Washington

Intended to be the model dry city for the country, Washington, DC ended up with more than 3,000 speakeasies and a widespread disregard for the law of the land. Even Congress employed its own bootleggers, known as the Man in the Green Hat (now immortalized by a locally made gin). Prohibition in DC started before [...]