COVID-19 (coronavirus) Update

The Capitol Visitor Center remains closed. We are not taking tour reservations at this time. Please check out our video tours and other online resources.


Online Gift Shop Now Open

Check out our new Online Gift Shop, All products are Made-in-the-USA, and many are created exclusively for our store. We look forward to welcoming you to the CVC Online Gift Shop.

This Day in History

Meet behind the Statue of Freedom.

Friday, July 19 at 1 p.m.
Votes for Women! On this date in 1848, supporters of women’s suffrage gathered at the Seneca Falls Convention. Learn more about how people promoted the Women’s Suffrage Movement in the decades after that momentous event. Meet behind the Statue of Freedom. No passes needed. 30 minutes.