Arlington, VA (Vocus) March 15, 2008
While visiting Washington, DC, for the annual Cherry Blossom Festival, take time to schedule one of Washington, DC's most unique tours. E-Square, LLC's Masonic Tours offers you an opportunity to learn about the deep Masonic history of the city's historical landmarks, traditions and hidden meanings.
The Cherry Blossom Festival commemorates the 1912 gift of 3,000 cherry trees to the District of Columbia from the Mayor of Tokyo. This gift came after First Lady Helen Taft and Viscountess Chinda - the wife of the Japanese Ambassador, planted the first two cherry trees in West Potomac Park. President William Howard Taft was an active member of the Freemason Fraternity. West Potomac Park also holds a memorial built to Thomas Jefferson, commissioned by another Freemason and President, Franklin Delano Roosevelt.
E-Square's unique tour will further unveil how the story of masonry is interwoven into the Washington, DC social and physical landscape over the last 200 years. Discover the hidden signs, secrets and history of Washington, D.C. and the role Freemasons have had in the founding of the United States.
E-Square's tours also include visits to prominent Masonic landmarks displayed among the corners of the District. Discover why the George Washington Masonic Memorial and the House of the Temple of the Scottish Rite serve as beacons to all Freemasons in the country. Only by taking this unique tour, can you truly appreciate and understand the history of the Freemasons in the founding and designing of our nation's capital.
All packages include a private tour director and chartered transportation around the city. Tours can be custom-designed to meet the needs of the client and can vary in length from a minimum of three hours to a full day.
To begin scheduling your next tour with E-Square, LLC or for more information about one of Washington, D.C.'s most enlightening tours, please visit http://www.masonictours.com or you can contact us directly at (202) 466-0573.
Take the tour -- discover the secrets.