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.

Teachers: Student Orientation Video

Taking a group of students to the U.S. Capitol can be made easier by watching the video below. Learn about the prohibited items, etiquette, and the amazing things the students will get to see. If you need more information on specific exhibitions follow the links below and please be sure to share the orientation video with your students prior to arriving!