There's lots of competition vying for your business so discount tickets are always available for bus and boat tours, bicycle rentals, museum admissions, etc. Here are some links for you to explore when planning your DC vacation.
- GO City Card: for a flat fee, you choose from a list that includes the Spy Museum, Hop-on/Hop-off bus tours, Newseum, Mount Vernon, etc. If you purchase the card through Groupon or Living Social you get about a 50% discount off the "official" web site price. That's a fantastic deal.
- On-line Discounts: There are lots of different website that offer a variety of deals for tours, museums, shows, etc. Definitely worth checking out but don't buy until the last minute in case your plans (or the weather) change. Check out Groupon, Yipit, and Living Social for discounts on attractions and sightseeing tours. Goldstar offers ticket discounts for theater, concerts and music venues including Georgetown's famous Blues Alley.