Monday, April 29

Due to a special event taking place in the Capitol Visitor Center on Monday, April 29, there will be no public tours of the U.S. Capitol until approximately 1:40 p.m. The Capitol Visitor Center will be closed until 1:30 p.m. except for individuals on official business and those going to the House and Senate Galleries. 

A Family Day: George Washington on Capitol Hill

Date:
Time:
Location:
Capitol Visitor Center
Details:

Friday, June 22, 2018 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Through tours, trading cards, games, movies, and dance, celebrate the contributions George Washington and his contemporaries made to found a nation built on democratic principles.

  • Celebrate the contributions George Washington and his contemporaries made to found a nation built on democratic principles.
  • Challenge your knowledge about Congress and the separation of powers.
  • Learn how the Capitol grew over time.
  • See the kinds of tools used to survey the capital city.
  • Find out if George Washington’s ability to dance is fact or legend.