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Capitol Hill

First St and East Capitil St NE, Washington DC, DC 20004
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At the east end of The Mall, the Hill is home to the U.S. Capitol.
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First St and East Capitil St NE, Washington DC, DC 20004
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First St and East Capitil St NE, Washington DC, DC 20004
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Capitol Hill building is a really amazing and beautiful building that makes for great photos esp. since it is in the area of other interesting buildings like Library of Congress and Supreme court. We were even able to book a free guided tour online on...More

Thank SerendipityIndia
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is an amazing building to visit, i believe that you can do a tour through it and apparently has an amazing ceiling. It is huge!

Thank Dunnersfireman64
Reviewed 1 week ago

You can't go to Washington and not take in the iconic sights of the National Mall, of which the Capitol is one of the big three along with the Lincoln Memorial (at the other end) and Washington Monument (in the middle). It's an architectural masterpiece...More

Thank phutty
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Me and a friend started here from our hotel to walk to all the monuments and White House, it was a beautiful clear day so our pictures looked even more amazing with these Buildings and monuments in them

Thank Phileano
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Arrange a tour of the capital. You need to do this through your US Congressional Representative. Go on the Congress website, look for Capital Tours, put in your zip code. The name and email address of your congressperson will appear. Email her/him that you want...More

Thank Kathryn H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

While daunting to look at, certainly a worthwhile trip will a full day (at least) of learning opportunities.

Thank Devlin F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Capitol is the home of the most powerful legislative organization in the world. It is beautiful and impressive inside and outside. The Capitol tour includes the past and current halls used by the House and the Senate, the original hall used by the Supreme...More

Thank LadyB52
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Impressive building with so much history. Tour provided in depth information on the building and its history. Tour guides all have wonderful personalities and make the tours pleasant and fun. Try to walk over to the Library of Congress too.

Thank stugordon51
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a great tour inside the capitol! We've seen the beautiful dome and other stuff. The tour guide gave a great tour and told the story about the capitol. we were in luck that day: we could't visit the house of representatives and senate...More

Thank Esther d
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went on the evening bus tour, which stops and lets you walk up with no crowds and the different feeling of lighting by lamps instead of the sun. A very impressive building and centre point. The views from the top of the stairs are...More

Thank Ontario76
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12 July 2016|
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Response from Saxonomous | Reviewed this property |
There are foreign language tours too. You can book online
23 May 2016|
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Response from blc20142015 | Reviewed this property |
Capitol HILL is not a building, it's a sector of Washington,DC, where the Capitol building is located and some more important buildings in the same area. If you want to go inside the Capitol, you may do so even without... More
18 May 2016|
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Response from Sheila S | Reviewed this property |
It is worth the tour even if the scaffolding is still up.