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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  • A must see! Absolutely stunning. You can feel the power of its history. This city was clean, the atmosphere was warm.  more »
  • When we went to see Capitol Hill we had no idea that international visitors could enjoy a free guided tour of the building and sit in the visitors gallery to watch both the Senate and House of Represe...  more »
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