Please fill out this form to request a tour for your group.
Reservations are not required for groups of 10 or less unless your group has special needs.
If you have a group of 10 or less, you may join any public tour the day of your visit. Free public tours are offered hourly 10:00am-3:00pm, Monday through Friday. We recommend arriving 20 minutes in advance of your tour, as tours do fill.
The Capitol is closed on the weekends and most Federal holidays.
We are unable to schedule formal tours the following dates:
- Veterans Day (observed) - Friday, November 10, 2017 (CAPITOL CLOSED)
- Thanksgiving Day – Thursday, November 23, 2017 (CAPITOL CLOSED)
- Friday, November 24, 2017 - (The building will be open for self-guided tours only. Please note that guided tours will not be offered, and Mr. Brown's Attic Museum and the dome observation area will be closed.)
- Christmas Day – Monday, December 25, 2017 (CAPITOL CLOSED)
- Tuesday, December 26, 2017 - (The building will be open for self-guided tours only. Please note that guided tours will not be offered, and Mr. Brown's Attic Museum and the dome observation area will be closed.)
- New Year’s Day – Monday, January 1, 2018 (CAPITOL CLOSED)
All other dates are subject to availability.
If we are unable to schedule a tour for you, you are welcome to self-guide throughout the building but note that you will not be able to visit the dome on a self-guided tour.
Please note that student group tours are extremely popular and space is limited for Fall 2017 and Spring 2018.
TOUR AVAILABILITY IS NOT GUARANTEED AS TIME SLOTS DO FILL UP QUICKLY.