Tours and Tickets
Many of Washington, D.C.'s tourist destinations remain closed to the public because of the pandemic. As things reopen, we will update this page.
The White House, U.S. Capitol, and the Capitol Visitor Center are closed. Tours are not being scheduled. All tours are cancelled.
Smithsonian Gardens and Outdoor Exhibitions – no passes needed
Haupt Garden open daily dawn to dusk
Hirshhorn Sculpture Garden open daily 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
All others open 24 hours
Open daily 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Reserve Free Passes
Wednesday through Sunday 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Reserve Free Passes
Wednesday through Sunday 11:30 a.m. to 7 p.m. Reserve Free passes
Wednesday through Sunday 11:30 a.m. to 7 p.m. Reserve free passes
Wednesday through Sunday 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Reserve free passes
REOPENING FRIDAY, MAY 21
Friday through Tuesday 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Reserve free passes
Wednesday through Sunday 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Reserve free passes
Open daily 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Reserve free passes.
Separate timed-entry passes are are required for giant panda viewing. Asia Trail/Panda Passes
Please contact our office if you have questions about closures, and we apologize for this inconvenience.
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.