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Visitors with Disabilities

Vistors may request wheelchairs from Capitol Visitor Center staff wearing red vests or at one of the Information Desks in Emancipation Hall. Sign-language interpreting for tours is available when booked in advance. Listening devices with audio description of the films and exhibition are available at the Information Desks. All films have open captioning.

Service Animals

Service animals are allowed in the Visitor Center and the Capitol.

Additional Resources

For more help with planning your visit to the Capitol please visit the Capition Visitor Center's Web site.


  Accessible Parking Areas for Capitol and Senate
  Audio Tapes, Brochures, and Maps
  Sign Language Interpreters at Senate and Capitol
  Useful Phone Numbers for Accessibility Options