As a result of the spread of COVID-19 (commonly referred to as coronavirus), congressional offices are closed to the public until April 1, and U.S. Capitol and White House tours have been suspended indefinitely. My office would be happy to reschedule your tours for future visits. If you have further questions or concerns, please reach out to my district office in Seattle at 206-674-0040.
Several other tours and public attractions in Washington, DC have been impacted by COVID-19. The following locations have announced changes in operating status and tours. Please contact the attraction you wish to visit for the most up-to-date information.
- United States Capitol and House and Senate Office Buildings: CLOSED to public and tours SUSPENDED until April 1, 2020.
- Library of Congress: CLOSED to public and tours SUSPENDED until April 1, 2020.
- The White House: All tours SUSPENDED until further notice.
- Bureau of Engraving and Printing: CLOSED to public and all tours SUSPENDED until further notice.
- Smithsonian Museums: CLOSED to public until further notice.
- National Zoo: CLOSED until further notice.
- FBI Building: CLOSED to public until further notice.
- Department of State: CLOSED to public until April 3, 2020.
- Holocaust Museum: CLOSED to public until March 30, 2020.
- National Archives: CLOSED to public.
- John F. Kennedy Center for Performing Arts: CLOSED to public and all performances SUSPENDED until April 4, 2020.
- National Cherry Blossom Festival: CANCELLED.
- Arlington National Cemetery: CLOSED to public, OPEN to families for visitation, and scheduled funerals will CONTINUE as planned.
- International Spy Museum: OPEN
- National Arboretum: OPEN
All tickets are provided to constituents on a first-come, first-served basis. Due to the large number of visitors, please request them as early as possible in order to maximize your chances. For information on sightseeing and attractions, please visit the Washington, DC Tourism Information page.