The U.S. Capitol Visitor Center
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Sure, you can just show up and get corralled into a "visitor center." But if you want to experience the Capitol in a real way, contact your senator's office, and arrange for a tour. You'll need to actually plan for this -- like three months in advance -- but it's so worth it. See if you can't coax…
Don't miss the US Capitol visitor center! Great audio/video interactive stations, it's inside/under the Capitol building (good for hot or rainy days :), and will give you a fantastic history and tour of this beautiful building
Called Capitol Hill for a reason. Dome sits on edge of hill overlooking DC- so there is amazing view (one seen at inauguration). Plus there is the history inside, and nice park- like garden grounds to explore.