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.

Fact or Fiction Fridays: “Lincoln”

Meet in the Senate Theater in Exhibition Hall.

Fridays, June 1, 29 – 1:30 p.m.
Compare and contrast historic facts about how Congress and the president joined efforts to pass the 13th Amendment with a short clip from Steven Spielberg’s acclaimed film, Lincoln. Meet in the Senate Theater in Exhibition Hall. 30 minutes.