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Old Senate Chamber
Located north of the Capitol Rotunda is the richly decorated Old Senate...

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Getting Here
Located at the center of Washington, D.C., the U.S. Capitol Building and other...

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Benjamin Henry Latrobe
Benjamin Henry Latrobe was hired by President Jefferson in 1803 to fill the...

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Capitol Crypt, circa 1900
The term “crypt” has long referred to a space beneath the main floor of a...
The U.S. Capitol Building in Washington, D.C., stands as a monument to the American people and their government. Learn more about this historic building.
The U.S. Capitol Dome is undergoing a multi-year restoration.
National Statuary Hall is in the House wing of the U.S. Capitol
View the statues in this collection donated by individual states to honor persons notable in their history.
Construction of the Capitol Dome in 1862
Since 1793 the buildings and grounds on Capitol Hill have continued to grow to meet the needs of Congress.
U.S. Capitol viewed from Rayburn House Office Building
Restoring the Dome
National Statuary Hall
History of the U.S. Capitol
U.S. Capitol viewed from Rayburn House Office Building
The U.S. Capitol Building in Washington, D.C., stands as a monument to the American people and their government. Learn...
Restoring the Dome
The U.S. Capitol Dome is undergoing a multi-year restoration.
National Statuary Hall
View the statues in this collection donated by individual states to honor persons notable in their history.
History of the U.S. Capitol
Since 1793 the buildings and grounds on Capitol Hill have continued to grow to meet the needs of Congress.
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