"The Capitol building was..." Capitol Building Tip by DanielF

Capitol Building, Washington D.C.: 169 reviews and 429 photos


The Capitol building was conceived as a temple of democracy, looking for its architectural inspiration in the purest forms of the Classics.
The building itself has served as a model for other legislative houses througout the United States and many other American countries.

Address: East Capitol Street and 1st Street NW
Directions: The capitol presides over the mall with its white dome. It surely looks more impressive and beautiful from the distance.
othercontact: There are interesting guided tou
Phone: (202) 225-6827
Website: http://www.visitthecapitol.gov/

Review Helpfulness: 1.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Written Aug 26, 2002
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