Politics & Pints Capitol Hill Tour in Washington, DC
First St NE & East Capitol St NE • Washington, DC 20004
What better way to immerse yourself in Washington DC than by engaging in a lively debate while strolling through national monuments and ending with a pint (or two)? This tour begins at the U.S. Capitol Building where you’ll hear stories of the American government, iconic figures, and revolutionary policies. Then, conclude your Washington DC experience at a top bar on historic Barrack’s Row.
When does the tour begin?
Tours begin at 3:00 pm.
How long is the tour?
Tours are approximately 2 hours long.
Where does the tour begin?
Meet your tour guide in front of the Capitol Building at the corner of First St NE and East Capitol St NE.
Where does the tour end?
The tour ends at Molly Malones located at 713 8th St SE, Washington, DC.
Are children welcome on the tour?
Yes. Children ages 6 to 11 are welcome on this tour. Children under the age of 6 may join for free. Please note that the tour ends at a historic bar, where underage individuals are not permitted to consume alcohol.
What should I wear?
We recommend wearing comfortable, weather-appropriate attire as well as sturdy walking shoes. While you will not be walking during the tour, closed-toe shoes are the most comfortable for touring Washington DC.
Is a tour guide gratuity included in my price?
No. Tips for tour guides are always appreciated, but not required or included in your tour price.
Is the tour rain or shine?
Yes. A little rain won’t ruin the fun. However, in the case of extreme weather, your tour may be canceled. Your tour guide will contact you in this rare situation.
Does the tour include a stop for food and drinks?
Yes. The tour concludes at a bar in historic Barrack’s Row.
Can I smoke on the tour?
No. Smoking is prohibited while the tour is in progress.
Will I need to walk anywhere?
With the all-electric Red Roadster, guests do not need to walk. Sit back and enjoy touring Washington DC.