U.S. Capitol Tour requests can be made through the Capitol Visitor Center online reservation system. If you are interested in obtaining gallery passes to watch the U.S. House of Representatives in action, please stop by the Washington, D.C. Office – 2368 Rayburn House Office Building.
Tours of the historic U.S. Capitol building are free; however tour passes are required. Tours of the Capitol building are offered Monday through Saturday, 8:45 a.m. – 4:15 p.m. Tours of the Capitol begin with a 13-minute orientation film and last approximately one hour. Please take advantage of the Exhibition Hall, the Restaurant, the Gift Shops and other amenities at the U.S. Capitol Visitor Center before or after your tour.