Capitol Hill, Washington DC

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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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  • Get early as there is a lot to see.... We reached late and we missed a lot... Beautiful it is... A lot to walk so had my mom sitting in the car..  more »
  • Tour was done with our Senator's summer intern and he did a great job! Absolutely love the tour which was different from the public tour....  more »
  • We visited on a weekend in January and were struck by the dramatic views from every angle. In Spring or Fall it must be spectacular.  more »
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