Things to Do in Capitol Hill, DC

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Commemorate your trip to the nation’s capital with gifts and gags ranging from the partisan to the patriotic: caps with logos from Air Force One... Read More

The Bi-Partisan Tour Company offers a unique, environmentally-friendly way to tour the nation’s capitol. Visitors to the area can take an... Read More

The ghost of Shakespeare rules this world-class house of research and learning, established in 1932. Sculptures of his iconic characters adorn the... Read More

After a long day of plotting, scheming, and formulating policy, harried Hillies head to this 40-year-old traditional Irish pub to take the edge off.... Read More

The fifth and final national headquarters of the National Woman’s Party traces the group’s fight for gender equality and the right to vote.... Read More

Sure, the giant white dome of the Capitol is the symbol of representative democracy, but it also makes for a great (and free) tour. You'll learn the... Read More

Tucked in a graffiti-splashed space, the multi-disciple venue spotlights underground and experimental art, film and music. Shows like &ldquo... Read More

A free exhibition that’s unfairly overlooked is The Library of Congress. Created by an act of Congress in 1800, this often-overlooked Washington... Read More

This mini rock club and bar once singularly known as The Red and The Black is now part of the unusual H Street mega-complex, the Red Palace. With a... Read More

In a city known for grand edifices and soaring public spaces, Washington's Union Station holds its own. The terminal’s classical façade... Read More

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