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

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Bartholdi Fountain and Park at night surrounded by plant life.
Bartholdi Park serves as a home landscape demonstration garden and showcases...

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A virtual Map of Capitol Hill from above
View a map of the U.S. Capitol and other buildings and grounds cared for by the...

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Photo of a Capitol Power Plant chiller that's reaching the end of its life expectancy.
Fiscal Year 2016 Appropriations With the support of Congress, the Architect of...

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Food pantry photos courtesy of Richard Edmonds.
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Blog Posts Tagged 'Civil War'

February 20, 2013
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Construction of Capitol extensions
Montgomery Meigs – a man who built the Capitol while helping save the Union it represents - may be America’s greatest engineer.
August 28, 2012
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Path to the Capitol in Wartime
As a professional commuter, every day I enter my “bubble” – looking at my phone, listening to music, reading my Kindle – as I travel from my home in Bristow, Virginia, to my office at the U.S....
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