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Senate and House Office Buildings

Independence & Constitution Aves, Washington DC, DC 20515
+1 202-224-3121
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Independence & Constitution Aves, Washington DC, DC 20515
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+1 202-224-3121
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We entered the Cannon House Office Building to meet with the office of our representative, and also walked by several other House and Senate office buildings. The exterior architecture is pretty, and in keeping with a lot of other DC architecture in the vicinity. The...More

Thank SnowyShasta
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Senate and House Office Buildings is a definitely must-see attraction in Washington DC. The architecture is amazing.

Thank AntoNic7
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Take your time to visit the Capitol and surrounding buildings and the US Supreme Court. Have a flag flown over the capitol as a gift

Thank lawlady271
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Headed into the Russell building to meet up with our Senator for passes to the Congress and Senate chambers over in the Capitol. After passing through security, we were basically on our own to roam the halls. Everyone we encountered was very helpful, especially when...More

Thank BrianDani
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We got to go to our state senator's office to go get our tickets, and it was really cool walking into the hallway and being able to see so many people working for the senators. A great way to get to know what your state...More

Thank Jake D
Reviewed 17 June 2017

Very attractive building, came here to meet with one of our US Senator's staff. Be sure to build in time to get through security. Relatively easy to find your way around here. They have numerous (free) water fountains that can be very valuable in the...More

Thank Seniordad
Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

Apparently Monday nights in June is music night and we saw the Commodores- Navy band play which was pretty amazing being held under this magnificent building.

Thank D P
Reviewed 8 June 2017

Three Senate office building and our Senator's office was located in the Hart building, a short walk from the Capital. Make sure to call in advance for the Gallery Passes, which are free and last for two years (and can be reused). The staff was...More

1  Thank Peter R
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

We were in town for the inauguration and were invited to stop by our US congressman, Peter King's office for photos and a visit. It was an amazing experience to tour the building and toast the new President with our elected officials on the outdoor...More

Thank lollygal
Reviewed 24 April 2017

Great place for kids to see since they had learned about it in class. Was here on a 5th grade trip and the kids had seen the Senate chamber before on TV. But seeing it in person prompted some really good questions about our government...More

Thank HattieMags
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Ken H
20 April 2017|
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Response from tominfairfield | Reviewed this property |
Yes. You must obtain a Senate chamber pass from one of your Senators, for a specific date (and may have a designated entry time as well). First, make sure the Senate is in session on the day you plan to observe (Senate... More