Wednesday, April 3, 2019

Due to a special event taking place in the U.S. Capitol on Wednesday, April 3, 2019, areas regularly included in the tour of the Capitol, such as the Rotunda and National Statuary Hall, will not be available for tours until the conclusion of the event at approximately 12:30 p.m. The Capitol Visitor Center will remain open throughout the day, and guide-led opportunities in the Capitol Visitor Center will be available during the event.

Fact or Fiction Fridays: “The Powers of Congress”

Meet in the Senate Theater in Exhibition Hall.

Fridays, April 6, 13, 20, 27 – 1:30 p.m.
Compare and contrast historic facts to a film clip from this classic educational film where average citizen Charles Bentley catapults into a dream world where the powers of Congress outlined in the Constitution no longer exist. Meet in the Senate Theater in Exhibition Hall. 30 minutes.