Serving Congress and the Supreme Court, preserving America's Capitol, and inspiring memorable experiences

Featured

Bartholdi Fountain
In 1877 the United States paid $6,000 for an iron fountain sculpted by...

Featured

Guided Tours: Buildings on Capitol Hill
Official Tours of the U.S. Capitol Building are offered Monday through...

Featured

AOC gardener at the U.S. Botanic Garden
Information about working for the Architect of the Capitol:

Featured

Chocolate for Your Valentine Cooking Demonstration
Join Adrienne Cook, Gardening Specialist and Danielle Cook, Nutritionist at the...

Styles

The Capitol buildings and grounds reflect thousands of years of architecture styles. This includes the well-known and iconic neoclassical style of the Capitol to the Art Deco styles of the Library of Congress Jefferson Building. At the Architect of the Capitol, perhaps no other responsibility is as crucial as ensuring these buildings are preserved in the awe-inspiring manner in which they were first conceived and constructed.

Is a Video: 
0