Welcome to Washington!
It is a pleasure to have friends from Mississippi visit the nation's capital. This is an exciting and beautiful city. The museums, monuments, buildings, and culture of Washington, D.C., capture much of the history and spirit of the American experience.
My office welcomes tour requests from Mississippi constituents. Complete a Tour Request Form to submit your request.
Washington, D.C., has much to offer visitors. On this page are links that may help you plan your visit.
The “Washington DC Attractions” link on this page offers good information on the location and hours for major government offices, museums, monuments and war memorials in Washington. Additional links to other important attractions in this area are provided below.
White House Tour Notice (Issued March 11, 2015): Due to renovations to the public screening facility outside the White House, White House tours will be temporarily closed Aug. 11-Aug. 29, 2015. Public Tours will resume under reduced capacity for the week of Sept. 1-5 and will return to normal Sept. 8. Tour requests already submitted for dates between Aug. 11 and Aug. 29 will be declined. Tour coordinators may resubmit the requests for other dates if desired.