Washington, D.C. Tours

Washington DC panorama with Washington monument and Thomas Jefferson memorial with cherry blossom.

With the exception of the Bureau of Engraving and Printing, all other tour sites have resumed full operation following the COVID-19 pandemic. 

The Library of Congress is now offering free timed passes to enter the Thomas Jefferson Building. Visitor hours are Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, and Saturday from 10:00 a.m. ET – 4:00 p.m. ET, with the latest passes of the day offered at 3:00 p.m. ET. Click here to reserve timed passes.

You may still submit a tour request within six months of your travel dates to be informed of any changes prior to your visit.

During your visit to Washington, D.C., Senator Murray’s office can help arrange tour tickets for residents of Washington state to the following places:  

All tickets are issued on a first-come, first-served basis and will need to be requested well in advance of your visit. The White House requires that tours be requested three to five months in advance of your visit.

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