Online Gift Shop Now Open

Check out our new Online Gift Shop, https://shop.visitthecapitol.gov. 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.


COVID-19 (coronavirus) Update

The Capitol Visitor Center is closed for tours. All tours are cancelled. We regret any inconvenience this may cause you, and we look forward to welcoming you to the Capitol Visitor Center at a future date.

This Day in History

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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.