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

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

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The AOC maintains the grounds of the U.S. Capitol
The roles and responsibilities of the Architect of the Capitol cover an...

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Cleaning National Garden
The National Garden is a treasure for everyone.

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First Meeting Place of the House of Representatives in the Capitol Plaque

First Meeting Place of the House of Representatives in the Capitol Plaque
 
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Last Updated: May 17, 2012