Take a self-guided tour of the Supreme Court, or maybe even hear an argument (when court is in session)
Although there are no walking tours, visitors are encourage to tour public portions of the building, and there are also lectures, a film and exhibitions.
Where the law is won. Some of the most historic moments have taking place inside this building.
Every major decision that comes out of this location, impacts every American. Great architecture.
“The most beautiful building in DC - combine this with visits to the Supreme Court and the Capitol. Make sure to get to the reading room viewing platform - there is often a line for this. Make this a Saturday trip (along with the Supreme Court) if you are weekend travelers - the Library is closed Sundays!”
“If you have enough time before your trip, contact your local Congressman and request a tour!”
“Bustling marketplace since 1873 featuring a variety of produce, handmade crafts & prepared foods.”
“Of course the entire Smithsonian Institution is a cultural landmark; but the Air Space Museum in particular is one of our favorites.”