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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
National Mall
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Reviewed 22 October 2016

We visit the Capitol Hill with a guide where you can see different halls with many statues of famous american people.

Thank massimoswitz
Reviewed 21 October 2016

We toured around Capital Hill and saw the seat of government from several sides. Neither the house nor the senate were in session so the flags were down. Fortunately the scaffolding for the iron dome is down as the renovation work has finished. Work has...More

Thank Marty911
Reviewed 20 October 2016

This building represents DC in many ways. All the Politics and etc. Yes, the politics can be very much improved in this country, but it's just fascinating to see such a symbol of DC in all it's classic architecture.

Thank GVTravelKing
Reviewed 20 October 2016

This is another amazing looking structure in the D.C. area. Great architecture. I would see again when in town.

Thank joshuak889
Reviewed 19 October 2016

I have visited the Capitol Building several times in the past 30 years and everytime I visit it is so powerful and stately. i always look forward to seeing a new sight, writing, statue or running into a poiliticain by accident. You cannot leave Washington,...More

Thank Dcemperor
Reviewed 19 October 2016

Great view of the capitol from many areas , such an iconic view of DC, and such a beautiful building.

Thank mjacobs
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Capitol Hill is a fascinating venue to visit, like everywhere there is a queue to get in but it moves quickly and does not take long (remember not to have any liquid with you). The tour was informative and the guides knowledge was brilliant

Thank Becky13579
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Missed the tour here but the building was great to see anyway. Went for th photo op which took you up to the inside of the rotunda. To get to the outside of the rotunda non-Americans need to prearrange through their embassy. Wish I had...More

Thank F3551APhelenm
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Walking around Capital Hill gives you a whole different sense about what the US Government is all about. The cacophony of today's political campaigns fades in the face of these impressive buildings. Farsighted people invested a great deal in these monuments to democracy. They are...More

Thank TravelGuideReader
Reviewed 18 October 2016

This is certainly one of the most spectacular buildings in the world. Timed tickets make access extremely easy and efficient.

Thank kgmehl
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Response from Saxonomous | Reviewed this property |
There are foreign language tours too. You can book online
24 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
19 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.