Capitol Hill Guided Small-Group Walking Tour

Cultural & Theme Tours in USA

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Experience Capitol Hill, inside and out, with a 4 hour guided, small group tour of one of the most powerful neighborhoods in the world, including tours inside the US Capitol, US Supreme Court, The Library of Congress and even the Folger Shakespeare Museum and Theater. See where the United States' laws are made, visit one of the largest collections of books in the world, and walk through the halls of where many important judgements were made. Finish up by visiting a local restaurant recommended by your guided, whom lives in the neighborhood.
Join an expert, local guide as you explore Capitol Hill inside and out.  Don't just view the buildings from the outside, take the tour and venture inside the following: • U.S. Capitol Building • The U.S. Supreme Court • The Library of Congress • The Folger Shakespeare Museum and Theater Meet your guide at 9:00 am at the Neptune Fountain outside the Library of Congress and make your way inside the U.S. Capitol for reserved entry for a guided tour of the Legislative branch of the U.S. Government.  Then continue across to the Library of Congress Jefferson Building where you will see part of Thomas Jefferson's original collection of over 6,000 books he sold to Congress to replace those burned in the War of 1812, view the main reading room, a Gutenburg Bible and marvel over the stunning architecture work.From there, visit the U.S. Supreme, the Judicial branch of the U.S. Government, and tour the building where cases that changed history were heard and settled.Afterwards, get an exclusive tour of the Folger Shakespeare Museum and Theater featuring the largest collection of Shakespeare first folios in the world. Step back in time as you view some of Shakespeare's original writing, the Grand Hall, special exhibits, and tour the Folger Theater.

What’s included

  • Professional guide
  • Small-group walking tour

What’s not included

  • Food and drinks
  • Gratuities

Highlights

  • Explore the local streets on a walking tour of the city
  • Ideal choice for families
  • Led by a local guide
  • Small group ensures personal service
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