The United States Capitol is a monument, a working office building, and one of the most recognizable symbols of representative democracy in the world. Visitors are welcome to enter the building through the Capitol Visitor Center, located underground on the east side of the Capitol.
Known among the group of artists known as impressionists, Cassatt credits her first encounter with Degas’s art as “life changing”. The affinity between the two, both as friends and artists is undeniable, as they drew their inspiration from human figure in the depiction of modern life.
Cruise the Potomac
Join us on a 45 or 90 minute cruise tour of magnificent and historical areas. Cruise options include the Washington Monuments Cruise, Mount Vernon Cruise, Alexandria Seaport Cruise, Pirate Cruise and Canine Cruise.