Visiting DC

COVID-19 (coronavirus) Update

Public tours have been suspended as a contingency related the COVID-19 situation.  We are continuing to monitor the situation and will followup once public tours have resumed. We regret any inconvenience this may cause you, and we look forward to welcoming you to the nation's capitol at a future date.

The U.S. Capitol is closed for all tours. The Capitol Visitors Center is closed for all tours. All tours are cancelled until further notice. 

All Smithsonian museums in Washington, DC are temporarily closed to support the effort to contain the spread of COVID-19.  A re-opening date has not been announced. The Smithsonian Institute will provide updates on a week-to-week basis.


Are you planning a visit to Washington, DC? While you are in Washington, DC, please feel welcome to stop by our office. Whether you're coming on a short business trip, or an extended family vacation, we can help you make arrangements for some of the more popular federal attractions in our nation's capital.

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