Member Dashboard | Print Page | Contact Us | Report Abuse | Sign In | Apply for membership
Become a Member
Share |

The Guild promotes Washington, DC area tourism and the tour guide profession, maintains and advances professional standards, keeps members informed about relevant issues, and works with local governments and organizations to create a visitor-friendly environment. Our purpose is to help members deliver wonderful experiences to their clients.


Guild membership consists of licensed tour guides, Affiliate members, and Friends. Licensed tour guides (Guild Guides, Guild Certified Guides, and Guild Certified Master Guides) make up the majority of the membership. Affiliate members organize tours, bring groups to Washington, DC, and hire guides. Friends offer services to the tourism industry and promote and enhance Washington, DC as a tour destination.