Tours and Tickets

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic and as a safety precaution to visitors, Federal Tours have been temporarily suspended. At this time, it is unclear when tours will resume normal operation. Please visit the resources linked below for further information on tour availability

US Capitol

Arlington Cemetery

Pentagon Building

Smithsonian Institution  

Library of Congress 

National Archives

Bureau of Engraving and Printing

U.S. Supreme Court  

Kennedy Center

All tickets are provided to constituents on a first-come, first-served basis. Due to the large number of visitors, please request them as early as possible in order to maximize your chances. For information on sightseeing and attractions, please visit the Washington, DC Tourism Information page.

White House Tickets

Obtaining a White House tour can be very difficult. It is very important to follow the below guidelines for your application to be considered.

The following are policies determined by the White House for those requesting tours through Congressional Offices:

  • Tours must be requested at least three weeks in advance.
  • Tours are only available Friday and Saturday, from 8:00 AM to 11:00 AM, with a reduced number of visitors.


To submit a tour or ticket request, please complete the Tour Request form.