Visiting Washington

If your family is planning a trip to the nation’s capital, my office is more than happy to help make the most of your visit. Washington, D.C. is home to numerous museums, galleries, memorials, theaters, parks and gardens.

My office may be able to help coordinate tours for your group at the following locations:

  • The White House
  • The United States Capitol and the Capitol Visitor’s Center
    The Architect of the Capitol has begun an extensive project to restore the iconic Capitol Dome, closing the Capitol Rotunda from April 12th until April 29th. Please note that this closure will alter the standard tour, however visitors will still be able to see sites within the Capitol including the Old Supreme Court Chamber, the Crypt and the Brumidi Corridors. My office is working to enhance your visit by providing a tour of the Capitol Grounds which highlight exhibits that pertain to the restoration project. Full tours, which include the Rotunda, Old Senate Chamber and Statuary Hall, will resume on April 30, 2014. 
  • The Library of Congress
  • The Supreme Court
  • The Pentagon
  • The Bureau of Engraving and Printing

Below is information about these popular D.C. attractions. Click on the name of the attraction for more information. To fill out a Tour Request Form, please click here.

**For White House tours, please note that while every effort will be made to accommodate your request, due to limited availability and heightened security, you should notify my office of your tour request AT LEAST three months in advance.**

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    The White House »

    For over 200 years, the White House has been more than just the home of the Presidents and their families. Throughout the world, it is recognized as the symbol of the President, of the President's administration, and of the United States.

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    The United States Capitol and the Capitol Visitor’s Center »

    The United States Capitol Building is the central location for the Legislative Branch of the federal government.

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    The Library of Congress »

    The Library of Congress is the nation's oldest federal cultural institution and serves as the research arm of Congress. It is also the largest library in the world, with millions of books, recordings, photographs, maps and manuscripts in its collections.

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    The Supreme Court »

    The Supreme Court Building was built in 1935 and is home to the Judicial Branch of the United States Government.

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    The Pentagon »

    Headquarters of the Department of Defense, the Pentagon is one of the world's largest office buildings.

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    The Bureau of Engraving and Printing »

    The Bureau of Engraving and Printing designs and manufactures U.S. currency, securities, and other official certificates and awards.