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.

Seen on Screen

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Meet in the Senate Theater in Exhibition Hall. 30 minutes.
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Friday, December 7 and Saturday, December 8 at 1:30 p.m.
In honor of Pearl Harbor Day, watch a 5-minute clip from President Franklin Roosevelt’s famous Infamy Speech, presented before a Joint Session of Congress. Then view images from the National Archives of the speech and other documents associated with this important time in our country’s history.