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

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Painting of meeting when Declaration of Independence was presented to the Second Continental Congress
This painting depicts the moment on June 28, 1776, when the first draft of the...

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Snapshot of a crowd of people on a guided tour through the Rotunda of the U.S. Capitol
Official Tours of the U.S. Capitol Building are offered Monday through...

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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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Black and white portrait of Benjamin Brown French
Long before the advent of Twitter, Facebook and blogs – there were journals....
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  • A virtual Map of Capitol Hill from above
  • View of the U.S. Capitol Building from above at dusk
  • A graphic of the Capitol Dome Restoration Project that highlights each part of the dome that is being restored.
  • National Statuary Hall