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The United States Capitol Building is where the legislature of the country meets and conducts its affairs. The lovely domed structure isn’t just a pretty sight; it stands as a symbol of the country in many ways.
The monument is located at Capitol Hill and is a wonderful example of official architecture that is both impressive as well as beautiful. Tourists flock to this place not just because of its political importance but due to its cultural significance as well. There is a beautiful fresco painted on the interior of the capitol’s dome that is certainly worth seeing. The interiors are intricately carved and art from the world over graces its walls. Another interesting thing to see here is the National Statuary Hall where there are two statues from each of the fifty states of America. Some of the greatest personalities from the country have been honoured here. A visit to the US Capitol is a must while travelling to Washington D.C.
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In a true blue upper east sider manner, visit the posh and best places in Washington DC on this tour in your SUV, along with at least 7 more friends of yours. You almost always have the luxury to customize the tour according to your desires. You coul
See the very best of Washington DC in one day! Aboard a state-of-the-art, luxury 30-passenger coach for a narrated 6-hour tour, see the White House, the National Mall, Smithsonian Museums and more, and enjoy guided walks around the US Capitol Buildin
If you only have a short time in Washington DC, then this 2-hour sightseeing tour is for you. Traveling by van or minibus, see all of DCâÂÂÂÂs major landmarks including the White House, the US Capitol Building, the Washington
Experience Washington DCâs most sought-after attractions like a true VIP insider. Beat the long lines and enjoy reserved entry to the US Capitol Building for a tour of the home of Congress. Plus, gain priority entry into the National Archives Bu
The Washington DC Capital Sites Bike Tour is a safe and enjoyable cycling trip of the most popular sights of Washington. Sites you will see include the Lincoln Memorial, White House, Supreme Court and the Capitol. This three-hour Washington DC Capita
As you cruise through the Nation's Capital, past the monuments, White House and American icons, you will receive a great orientation, informative historical and current-day information, heaps of unique and fascinating stories, fantastic photo ops and
Hop in a pedicab and let your informative guide do the work as you explore Washington DC's must-see sights. At the National Mall, see the Washington Monument, the Lincoln Memorial and the United States Capitol, and check out some interesting historic
Soak up the best of Washington DC on this full-day tour that combines informative narration with free time to explore popular sights. Step off your coach to visit top DC attractions including the US Capitol, White House Visitor Center, Smithsonian mu
This 7 days tour of East Coast USA gives you a chance to feel the buzz of New York City, get to know about the American history in Washington DC and get mesmerized by the beauty of Niagara Falls.
Confused by all the dials and menus of your camera? Would you like to get away from "auto" and learn to use all the features of your camera when you travel? This Washington DC photography workshop with a professional photographer provides tips on arc
A fabulous way to see Washington D.C. at night! Highlights include: The White House, US Capitol Building, Washington Monument, U.S. Navy Memorial and more! Simply the coolest way to see this historical city.
Enjoy easy transportation across the city by double-decker bus on three sightseeing loops with this hop-on hop-off tour in Washington DC. With a 24-hour pass, you can explore the nationâs capital to see famous landmarks, neighborhoods and top at
An amazing architectural structure with many open spaces inside and outside the premises. Beautiful stairways and guides help navigate the facility. There is even a place where you can eavesdrop on people in the lower floors, but I won't reveal it. This building has a lot of history inside, so it's a great stop on a visit of Washington, D.C.
Just wow! We contacted our state representative in advance to arrange a tour. My husband and I were taken by an aid with a group of students from the representative's office to the Capitol Building via underground tunnel. My favorite stop - and probably everyone's - was the rotunda. I hadn't expected to be so wowed by the architecture of the rotunda itself, and the amazing art collection housed there. I think this tour would be pretty boring for young kids, but amazing to adults or teenagers with an interest in American History.
These photos were taken during the preparation work for the first Inauguration of President Barack Obama in January 2009. A rare glimpse behind the scenes of what it takes to get this type of event off the ground and to be a part of the inauguration was an extreme honor.
So much to see inside! The structure itself is beautifully designed. It used to be just the center section and then later on they extended the capitol on both side.
Seldom seen or appreciated is the original Supreme Court in the basement of the Capitol. When you get your tour, work with your local legislator to get a behind the scenes view of the Capitol and you will not be disappointed.