Capitol River Cruises Highlights

Relax on board with Capitol River Cruises as your take a 45-minute cruise on the Potomac River. You'll enjoy unique views of the Capitol's famous landmarks, accompanied by pre-recorded historical narration. Both Capitol River Cruises boats, The Nightingale and The Nightingale II, offer refreshments, and there are also toilet facilities available on board.

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Iconic Sights

See famous landmarks from a fresh perspective, including the Kennedy Center, Key Bridge, Memorial Bridge, Roosevelt Island, Washington Monument, LBJ Memorial, Jefferson Memorial, US Capitol, The Watergate, Lincoln Memorial, Maritime Memorial and the Custis-Lee Mansion.

Cherry Blossoms

Between mid-March to mid-April, you can enjoy special riverside views of Washington DC's famous Cherry blossoms during your Capitol River Cruise.


Capitol River Cruises boats feature refreshment bars that sell beer & wine, spirits, sodas, and snacks.

Historical Narration

During the cruise, pre-recorded narration will be broadcast, explaining the history of landmarks you pass along the way.