Visiting Washington, D.C.

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Our Washington, D.C. office can arrange for you to visit various attractions in and around our nation's capital.  All tour requests are filled on a first-come, first-served basis.  There are no guarantees that tours will be granted. 

PLEASE NOTE:
April through August are the busiest tourist months in Washington, D.C. During this period, tours are available on an extremely limited basis, so please make your requests as soon as possible.

TOUR INFORMATION:

THE WHITE HOUSE The White House is reopening starting April 15th, 2022 on Fridays and Saturdays ONLY, tours are extremely limited and not guaranteed. Completed tour requests must be submitted no later than 21 days and no more than 90 days in advance of the requested tour dates. The White House Visitors Office grants tours on a first-come, first-served basis, so please submit your request as soon as possible.

UNITED STATES CAPITOL - Currently the Capitol is closed to the public and no tours are being conducted.  You can book a live virtual tour through the U.S. Capitol Visitor Center.

LIBRARY OF CONGRESS - Jefferson Building. Beginning April 5, 2022, the LOC will be open Tuesday through Saturday from 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m, with the exception of Thursday, 10am - 8pm. All visitors must reserve timed-entry passes in advance. A limited number of same-day passes are made available each open day at 9:00 a.m.

THE SUPREME COURT - Closed to all visitors

NATIONAL ARCHIVES Reservations are not required for individuals or groups wishing to enter through the general public entrance. Open seven days a week, from 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Last admission is 30 minutes to closing. Closed Thanksgiving Day and Christmas day. Plan on spending at least 90 minutes viewing a 17-minute introductory film in the McGowan Theater and visiting three exhibit galleries - the Lawrence F. O’Brien changing exhibit gallery, the Public Vaults permanent exhibit gallery, and the Rotunda for the Charters of Freedom - home of the Declaration of Independence, Constitution, and Bill of Rights. Tel: (202) 501-5205

THE KENNEDY CENTER - is open for tours on a walk-in basis, not by appointment nor request. Click here for more information on hours, location, and COVID-19 protocols.



Visiting Washington, D.C.

More Washington, D.C. Tour Information!

Public Tour Information Guide
Click here to download (.pdf) and print our helpful, comprehensive guide to congressional and public tours in Washington, DC prepared by my office.