Recognizable by the iconic U.S. Capitol Building, Capitol Hill is where the business of Washington happens. Tour the Capitol, the U.S. Supreme Court and the Library of Congress for a glimpse into official Washington and then head to Eastern Market, where Hill staffers spend their down time.
The Capitol Hill neighborhood packs powerful attractions like the Library of Congress and Supreme Court and beautiful treasures like the Folger Shakespeare Library, National Postal Museum and Union Station. Locals start their weekends by stocking up on fresh veggies and shopping for unique arts and crafts at Eastern Market. In the evening, the place to be is Barracks Row, located along 8th Street SE.