Library of Congress, District of Columbia, DC

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101 Independence Avenue Southeast

District of Columbia, DC 20540

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(202) 707-5000

  • 3 mentions in Fun free things to do in D.C.?

    • Tiffany W.

      Tiffany W. said, "...States Capitol - Book ahead for timed tickets for a Capitol tour, then walk through the underground tunnel to the library. Library of Congress Jefferson Building, directly across from the US Capitol is my favorite interior in DC. It's beautiful. See Jefferson's library,..." See More

    • Ruth W.

      Ruth W. said, "...The Library of Congress is a great place to visit and the tours are free!..." See More

    • Jacey & Scott M.

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      Jacey & Scott M. said, "...National Mall. The National Zoological Park (Smithsonian). Presidential monuments, war monuments, National Gallery of Art, US National Archives & Records Administration, Library of Congress. Arlington National CemeteryWith some advance planning you can also tour the United States Capitol, The Pentagon. You really..." See More

  • 3 mentions in How to make the most of three days in DC

    • Tiffany W.

      Tiffany W. said, "...are free. Just book ahead online and show up at your time. From here, you can take the tunnel to the Library of Congress which is also free and absolutely gorgeous inside. From here, either walk to Union Station right next to the..." See More

    • Erin M.

      Erin M. said, "...breakfast. Walk west down Pennsylvania Ave and you'll run right into the United States Capitol, the US Supreme Court, and the Library of Congress. Keep walking and you'll hit the Mall and the Smithsonian Museums. The National Gallery of Art is a..." See More

    • Alejandra V.

      Alejandra V. said, "...Absolutely do not miss seeing the Library of Congress. I have lived here for 10 years and it is my favorite tour (better than the White House and less crowded than the Capitol), and many people don't see it when they visit..." See More

  • 1 mention in How many days do I need to visit Washington DC?

    • Tiffany W.

      Tiffany W. said, "...the Tidal Basin are just gorgeous. In another half day, you can tour the United States Capitol and check out the Library of Congress' Jefferson building. It's my favorite building interior in DC, free, and totally worth stopping in to see it...." See More

  • 1 mention in What must I see in D.C. that is off the beaten path?

    • Nars K.

      Nars K. said, "...Here are my favorite places: Newseum Franklin Delano Roosevelt Memorial Library of Congress Ford's Theatre - Where Abraham Lincoln was assassinated Here's an easy-to-view list of best of DC attractions: Have a great trip...." See More

  • 1 mention in Looking for things to do in DC?

    • Tiffany W.

      Tiffany W. said, "...nice day. You may even have time for a tour if you book ahead. You can also stop and see the Library of Congress- a quick visit here can take as little as five minutes or as long as an hour, but..." See More

  • 1 mention in Best of the Smithsonian?

    • Linda W.

      Linda W. said, "...If you don't make a stop at the Library of Congress, just across the street from the Capitol, you're missing something incredible. A hidden gem. Looking down into the reading room makes you think you are looking at the Brain of the..." See More

  • 1 mention in Good museums and other free places in DC?

    • Danielle D.

      Danielle D. said, " all plus the tour of the moments. You can't miss the monuments. Also check out the National Portrait Gallery and Library of Congress (sooo much cooler than it sounds and the interior is beautiful). Cheap eats - we have food trucks galore...." See More

  • 1 mention in What to do with teens on spring break?

    • Tiffany W.

      Tiffany W. said, "...district is cute. Fun shops, coffee shops, book stores, restaurants. It's an easy walk from the United States Capitol and the Library of Congress, but you can also take the Metro to the Eastern Market stop and walk a couple blocks. Another..." See More

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