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.

Student Programs

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Please browse our offerings below for self-guided e-learning.

Capitol Classroom VOTE! Homeschool Day

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Explore the U.S. Capitol on a video tour.

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If you are interested in more curriculum-based learning opportunities, book a live, online session here.


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Explore the U.S. Capitol on a video tour.

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VOTE! Program Preview

 

If you are interested in more curriculum-based learning opportunities, book a live, online session here.


High School

Explore the U.S. Capitol on a video tour.

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If you are interested in more curriculum-based learning opportunities, book a live, online session here.


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Bring the U.S. Capitol to your classroom! Schedule a live Zoom program with U.S. Capitol Visitor Center staff!

The Capitol Visitor Center offers Zoom programming Monday through Friday.

What is the Constitution? Spend 30-45 minutes with a U.S. Capitol Visitor Center educator to discuss this foundational document of the U.S. government. Students can learn about Article I of the Constitution, the Bill of Rights, the role of citizens in our democracy, and the role of Congress in our government based on your curricular goals. This program is available for all grade levels.

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The Debates of the Constitutional Convention of 1787. Spend 30-45 minutes with a U.S. Capitol Visitor Center educator analyzing the plans, debates, and compromises forged during the creation of the U.S. government. This program is available for middle and high school students.

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Want to learn more about the U.S. Capitol? Spend 15-20 minutes with a U.S. Capitol Visitor Center educator for a live Q&A about the function, history, architecture, and art of the Capitol. This program is available for all grade levels.

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