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This bronze statue of noted abolitionist Frederick Douglass
This bronze statue of noted abolitionist Frederick Douglass was dedicated by...

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Painted portrait of Dr. William Thornton
The Architect of the Capitol (AOC) is the builder and steward of America’s...

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Water infiltration has led to leaking and staining in the Rotunda.
The restoration of the Rotunda will ensure this hallowed space will be enjoyed...

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    About the U.S. Capitol Building

    The United States Capitol Building is located in Washington, D.C., at the...

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    Rayburn House Office Building

    The Rayburn House Office Building, completed in early 1965, is the third of...

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    Capitol Dome

    The U.S. Capitol’s dome made of cast iron was designed by Thomas U. Walter and...

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    Capitol Rotunda

    The U.S. Capitol Rotunda is a large, domed, circular room 96 feet in diameter...

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    Russell Senate Office Building

    The Russell Senate Office Building (built 1903-1908) is the oldest of the...

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