Tours and Tickets
All tickets are provided to constituents on a first-come, first-served basis. Due to the large number of visitors, please request them as early as possible in order to maximize your chances. For information on sightseeing and attractions as well as tour availability and summer schedules, please click here.
PLEASE BE ADVISED: U.S. Capitol Rotunda Restoration Project
The Architect of the Capitol issued an official notification on July1, 2015 regarding the following changes to the U.S. Capitol tour route:
In 2016, the Rotunda will close Saturday, July 23, 2016 through Tuesday, September 6, 2016 to complete renovations.
Normal Capitol Building Tours will not resume until September of 2016.
*Please Note: Capitol tours WILL continue throughout this year-long renovation process, but with limited views and access. The CVC will provide additional material in Exhibition Hall and CVC staff will be available to answer questions you may have when you are at the Capitol.