Plan a Visit The Capitol Visitor Center is open from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday through Saturday, and tours of the Capitol are offered from 8:50 a.m. to 3:20 p.m. Explore More of the Capitol There are a number of special activities you may take advantage of at the Capitol Visitor Center. Exhibitions No reservations are needed to visit Exhibition Hall, located on the lower level of the Capitol Visitor Center, behind the plaster model for the Statue of Freedom. Calendar of Events Aside from the standard tour of the Capitol, the Visitor Center offers a number of special tours and activities. Subscribe Stay in touch, receive email or text alerts Visitor Orientation Video ▶ Watch this short visitor orientation video before visiting the Capitol. Education Information and activities for students, teachers, and families. About Congress Congress is divided into two institutions: the House of Representatives and the Senate. Brochures Download the Capitol Visitor Center's suite of brochures. International Translations Download international translations of our brochures and guides. A Capitol Moment Video ▶ “A Capitol Moment” videos are bite-sized talks about the artwork and exhibits in the Capitol Visitor Center. About the Capitol Visitor Center The Capitol Visitor Center informs and inspires visitors from across the United States and around the world.