Library of Congress
Location: Jefferson Building, 1st Street and Independence Ave, SE
Metro stops: Capitol South-Blue and Orange line
The world's largest and most open research library, millions of scholars, readers and tourists visit the Library of Congress annually. Our country's national library contains over 75 million volumes. Tours are conducted at 10:30am, 11:30am, 1:30pm, 2:30pm, and 3:30pm Monday through Friday. Saturday, the Library offers tours at 10:30am, 11:30am, 1:30pm, and 2:30pm. The Library asks that groups over 10 people make a reservation for a specific tour.