Capitol Hill Guided Small-Group Walking Tour

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Experience Capitol Hill, inside and out, with a guided, small group tour of one of the most powerful neighborhoods in the world, including tours inside the US Capitol, US Supreme Court, and The Library of Congress. See where the United States' laws are made, visit one of the largest collections of books in the world, and walk through the halls of where many important judgements were made.

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Stop At: Library of Congress

Experience a guided tour of one of the most beautiful buildings in Washington, DC as you view the main reading room, a portion of Thomas Jefferson's original library, and the Great Hall. Learn about the library's history and current operations, and how you can access the resources within its collection.

Duration: 45 minutes

Stop At: Supreme Court

Learn about the history and inner workings of the highest court in the land as you visit inside the Supreme Court. Your guide will share the the story of the birth of the Supreme Court up to current cases and what they mean. When court is not in argument and courtroom is open, you will even be able to get a peak at the courtroom itself. *Saturdays Supreme Court is closed to the public and tour does not go inside.

Duration: 40 minutes

Stop At: U.S. Capitol

The Capitol is among the most architecturally impressive and symbolically important buildings in the world. The Senate and the House of Representatives have met here for more than two centuries. Begun in 1793, the Capitol has been built, burnt, rebuilt, extended, and restored; today, it stands as a monument not only to its builders but also to the American people and their government. Enjoy a reserved docent lead tour of the rotunda, crypt, and old house chambers.

Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes