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.

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.

Family Thursdays

Meet at the entrance to Exhibition Hall

Thursdays, June 1, 8, 15, 22, 29 – 11 a.m.
The history of Congress comes to life through this 45-minute, hands-on program. Discover how and why the Capitol grew over time, unpack the details of a law and take a moment to make a legislative decision.