October 1st, 2013   

I was visiting Washington D.C. for a post work trip vacation. Bad timing... Oct 1 was Government Shutdown Day. All tours and monumunents CLOSED. Had a banjo. 

Read about it here...  http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2013/10/01/capitol-tour-government-shutdown_n_4025445.html

Fun day. Capitol Police were very cool men and women. They put up with me. ;)