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

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Dirksen Senate Office Building is a seven-story building faced in marble.
The Dirksen Senate Office Building was the second of three office buildings...

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View of the U.S. Capitol Building from above at dusk
In order to ensure the safety of visitors and staff and to preserve the...

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AOC members holding the Historic Preservation Award that they received
The Architect of the Capitol strives to perform all work at a high level of...

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Detailed view of Chrysanthemum flowers
Learn about these "Starry Eyed Daughters of the Fall" at the U.S Botanic Garden...

Landing of the Pilgrims, 1620

Landing of the Pilgrims, 1620
Enrico Causici
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Sandstone
1825
Capitol Rotunda, above east door

Last Updated: May 16, 2012