Washington, DC: Capitol Hill and Library of Congress Tour

4.5

Enjoy a "Top of The Hill" experience by visiting Capitol Hill, the Library of Congress, the Supreme Court building, and the Congressional offices on this guided walking tour, including entry tickets.

About this activity

  • Free cancellation

    Cancel up to 24 hours in advance to receive a full refund

  • Duration

    2.5 hour

Experience

  • Highlights
    • Step back in time to learn about the history of American law and politics
    • Enjoy insider knowledge and engaging trivia and facts from a local guide
    • Marvel at the stunning books and manuscripts hidden in the Library of Congress
    • Take a photo outside the iconic Capitol Building before stepping inside
    • Learn how Jenkins Hill evolved into the epicenter of modern American politics
  • Full description
    Immerse yourself in the sight of Washington, DC on a guided walking tour. Enjoy entry tickets to the Library of Congress and Capitol Building. View the Supreme Court building and walk on Capitol Hill and learn about the country's legislative and judicial branches.
    Begin your tour at the top of "the Hill" and hear fascinating anecdotes and facts about the country's legal system. Originally named Jenkins Hill, find out how this area quickly expanded to become the epicenter of American government and politics.
    Visit the Library of Congress, the national library of the United States, and the oldest federal cultural institution in the country. Proceed to the Capitol Building to marvel at its neoclassical style and iconic architecture, while your guide details its rich history.
    Before concluding your tour, walk by the Supreme Court building, known as "The Marble Palace", and the surrounding Congressional office buildings.
  • Includes
    • Local Guide
      Entry tickets to the Library of Congress and Capitol building
  • Exclude
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
      Tips