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Resources for Media

Resources for Media

The resources below are available for download and use by media. For additional information on the Dome Restoration Project, please contact Justin Kieffer, AOC senior communications specialist, at jkieffer@aoc.gov or 202.226.7102.

Rotunda Reopening Media Availability 5 pm April 30

Rotunda Protection Work 

Photos for media use: Rotunda preparation and scaffolding work (please credit: "Architect of the Capitol")

Broll (.mov) for media use: Rotunda canopy preparation work

Timelapse Video (.mov) for media useRotunda preparation work start to finish 

About the Rotunda

About the Apotheosis of Washington 

About the Frieze of American History 

About the Rotunda Paintings 

Project Updates

Updates on current work 

Photos of work

By-the-numbers - facts and figures

 

Dome Images

Download full image collection (573 MB, zip file)
Zip file that contains high resolution images, including: Dome damage photos and historic images.

Browse and download individual images

 

Graphics

Download full graphic collection (19.9 MB, zip file)
Zip file that contains high resolution graphics, including: infographics and renderings of scaffolding.

Browse and download individual graphics

 

Video

Download high resolution videos (1.27 GB, zip file)
Zip file that contains b-roll of "lock and stitch" work done during the 2012 Dome Skirt Restoration and animation of scaffolding construction for the current Dome Restoration Project.

Browse additional videos available for embedding

 

Background Information

Project Overview

Restoration Project Frequently Asked Questions

About the Capitol Dome

Contact Info

Justin Kieffer
Senior communications specialist

202.226.7102
jkieffer@aoc.gov