COVID-19 (coronavirus) Update

The Capitol Visitor Center will be closed for tours beginning Thursday, March 12th at 4:30 p.m. All tours are cancelled. We expect to reopen for tours Friday, May 1st at 8:30 a.m. We regret any inconvenience this may cause you, and we look forward to welcoming you to the Capitol Visitor Center at a future date.

This Day in History

Meet at the POW/MIA Chair.

Friday, June 28 at 1 p.m.
The Declaration of Independence was presented to the Continental Congress on this day in 1776. Join us for a discussion about the Rotunda painting that portrays this significant moment in history and watch a clip of the film “John Adams.” Meet at the POW/MIA Chair.