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.

The War that Forged a Nation

Meet by the Statue of Freedom.

Wednesdays at 10:30 a.m. – Tour -- The War that Forged a Nation: The war has reached the steps of the Capitol. Join us for a journey through the Capitol and hear how individuals and events during the War of 1812 forever shaped our nation’s history. Meet by the Statue of Freedom. Limited to 15 participants. 45 minutes.