Capitol Hill, Washington DC

4.5
#1 of 9 in Neighborhoods in Washington DC
Stroll the avenues of Capitol Hill, the largest historical neighborhood in Washington, D.C. In addition to its namesake, the United States' Capitol building, you'll also find the Folger Shakespeare Library, the world's largest collection of Shakespeare's printed work. At the Eastern Market, shop for antique clocks or fresh fruit, try the blueberry buckwheat pancakes, or head to one of the upscale restaurants for a steak meal. If you're visiting the Capitol, be sure to pre-book a tour. Coming by public transportation will save you the trouble of finding parking. Take a look at our Washington DC tour itinerary tool to schedule your visit to Capitol Hill and learn about what else to see and do during your holiday.
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  • We had contacted our local representative and through him got tickets to House and Senate and the services of an intern to guide us from Rayburn Building to Capital. The underground tunnels are great....  more »
  • This is a wonderful statement for the USA. It is stunning both in the day when it is gleaming white and at night by the lights. It dominates the Mall and is a very good landmark to use when walking...  more »

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