Experience Capitol Hill, inside and out, with a 4 hour guided, small group tour of one of the most powerful neighborhoods in the world, including tours inside the US Capitol, US Supreme Court, The Library of Congress and even the Folger Shakespeare Museum and Theater. 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. Finish up by visiting a local restaurant recommended by your guided, whom lives in the neighborhood.
- Explore the local streets on a walking tour of the city
- Ideal choice for families
- Led by a local guide
- Small group ensures personal service
Know More about this tourJoin an expert, local guide as you explore Capitol Hill inside and out. Don't just view the buildings from the outside, take the tour and venture inside the following:
- U.S. Capitol Building
- The U.S. Supreme Court
- The Library of Congress
- The Folger Shakespeare Museum and Theater
Meet your guide at 9:00 am at the Neptune Fountain outside the Library of Congress and make your way inside the U.S. Capitol for reserved entry for a guided tour of the Legislative branch of the U.S. Government.
Then continue across to the Library of Congress Jefferson Building where you will see part of Thomas Jefferson's original collection of over 6,000 books he sold to Congress to replace those burned in the War of 1812, view the main reading room, a Gutenburg Bible and marvel over the stunning architecture work.
From there, visit the U.S. Supreme, the Judicial branch of the U.S. Government, and tour the building where cases that changed history were heard and settled.
Afterwards, get an exclusive tour of the Folger Shakespeare Museum and Theater featuring the largest collection of Shakespeare first folios in the world. Step back in time as you view some of Shakespeare's original writing, the Grand Hall, special exhibits, and tour the Folger Theater.
Tour concludes at the Eastern Market.
Inclusions for Capitol Hill Guided Small Group Tour
- Entrance fees, where applicable
- Professional guide
- Small-group walking tour
Exclusions for Capitol Hill Guided Small Group Tour
- Food and drinks
- Gratuities (optional)
Confirmation will be received at time of booking
A moderate amount of walking is involved
Please review voucher information after booking as it provides a detailed list of items banned from the Capitol and many other federal buildings. Possession of these items will result in non-admission to the building.
Tour runs approximately 3-4 hours
- If you cancel within 3 calendar days (72 hours) of the scheduled departure time, the cancellation charge will be 100% of the undiscounted tour price.
- If you cancel between 4 to 7 Calendar days before scheduled tour departure,the cancellation charge will be 50% of the undiscounted tour price.
- If you cancel at least 8 calendar days in advance of the scheduled departure time, there is no cancellation fee. You will receive Full Refund for the paid amount.
- Please note that in case of No show, the cancellation charge will be 100% of the listed tour fare.
- Please note tours booked using discount coupon codes will be non refundable.
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