United States Capitol tours
See one of the most recognizable landmarks in Washington, D.C. Visit the United States Capitol today!In the top 5 attractions for Washington DC
The inside story
One of the most recognizable landmarks in Washington, D.C. is the United States Capitol. It is where the US Congress meets and is located on Capitol Hill on the eastern end of Pennsylvania Avenue. Nearby you can find the Washington Monument, Lincoln Memorial, Supreme Court, and the Library of Congress. It remains one of the most important and architecturally striking buildings in the nation. Today it stands as a monument to the American people and their government.