Experience incomparable waterfront views of DC, Maryland and Virginia seated in comfortable, climate-controlled gondolas. Enjoy a birds’ eye view of National Harbor, the Washington Monument, Masonic Temple of Alexandria, and more.
The Capital Wheel
Special Hours from 3/25 to 4/5
Open Daily 10 am - 10 pm
Monday - Thursday from 4 pm - 9 pm
Friday - Sunday from 10 am - 10 pm
The Carousel at National Harbor
Friday - Sunday
From 12pm - 8 pm
Plan ahead- check out our operating calendar here.
NO RESERVATION NECESSARY. EACH GONDOLA IS PRIVATE & SEATS UP TO 8 PEOPLE. FOR YOUR CONVENIENCE, WE RECOMMEND PURCHASING TICKETS IN ADVANCE.
General Admission $15.00 + tax
Senior $13.50 + tax
Child (12 and under) $11.25 + tax
VIP Ticket $50.00 + tax
Our National Harbor One VIP Gondola provides up to four guests with a luxurious ride featuring leather bucket seats, Amazon Alexa technology, interior lighting and a glass floor. VIP guests also receive a photo package ($20 value) and go straight to the front of the line.
Credit cards only.