Education

Due to a special event, on Wednesday, July 8, there will be no tours of the U.S. Capitol after 11 a.m. Emancipation Hall and Exhibition Hall in the Capitol Visitor Center will be unavailable all day. While reservations prior to 11 a.m. will be honored, same-day passes will not be available. The Capitol Visitor Center will close at noon except for individuals on official business and those going to the House and Senate Galleries.

Students

Find activities for your U.S. Capitol visit and resources for your special school projects.

Teachers

Choose from a variety of lessons about Congress and the Capitol that go beyond the traditional Capitol tour to offer your students an unforgettable experience.

Families

Explore the roots of our country's government through stories and hands-on activities.