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Signing of the Constitution
Howard Chandler Christy’s painting of the signing of the United States...

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Prohibited Items at the U.S. Capitol Building
In order to ensure the safety of visitors and staff and to preserve the...

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

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Brumidi Corridors
Weekdays at 2 p.m. — A special tour of the Brumidi Corridors on the first floor...
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  • The Architect's Virtual Capitol
  • Neoclassical Architecture on Capitol Hill
  • Capitol Rotunda
  • Surrender of Lord Cornwallis
  • United States Capitol - 1846