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About the National Statuary Hall Collection
The National Statuary Hall Collection in the United States Capitol Building is...

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Getting Here
Located at the center of Washington, D.C., the U.S. Capitol Building and other...

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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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Touching Up Columns in Statuary Hall
Next time you’re in Statuary Hall on the second floor of the U.S. Capitol near...

Christopher Columbus

Christopher Columbus
Francisco Iardella
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Overview 

Sandstone
1824
Capitol Rotunda, above Surrender of General Burgoyne painting

Last Updated: May 16, 2012