The Summerhouse on the Capitol Grounds surrounded by pink azalea flowers.
A few ideas to help you in planning a visit to Capitol Hill.


Photo of Stephen T. Ayers, FAIA, LEED AP, Architect of the Capitol in front of the Capitol Building
On February 24, 2010, President Barack Obama nominated Mr. Ayers to serve as...


Paul Pfau photo.
Come hear local musician Paul Pfau perform at the U.S. Botanic Garden on...


Stewards of iconic buildings and grounds of Capitol Hill since 1793.


A view of The vaulted, ornately decorated corridors on the first floor of the Senate wing in the U.S. Capitol Building are called the Brumidi Corridors in honor of Constantino Brumidi, the Italian artist who designed the murals and the major elements.
The Brumidi Corridors are part of the new wing of the U.S. Capitol constructed by Thomas U. Walter... More »
Image of the Senate Bronze Doors that were created for the east portico of the new Senate wing.
The Senate Bronze Doors were created for the east portico of the new Senate wing during the mid-... More »


Moon visible at night above the U.S. Capitol on March 31, 2016.
The following press release is via the United States Capitol Police. Know Before You Go:... More »
AOC Employee, MJ Pajak bikes to work on the Capitol campus.
In 2014, Architect of the Capitol Stephen T. Ayers stood before a large group of bicycle... More »
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