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

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The painting of the Surrender of Lord Cornwallis  by John Trumbull.
The painting Surrender of Lord Cornwallis by John Trumbull is on display in the...

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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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The roles and responsibilities of the Architect of the Capitol cover an...

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Anne Frank Tree and marker planted in the ground in front of the Capitol
Anne Frank Tree on Capitol Grounds

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Outdoor Capitol Grounds Tours

Event Location: 
Capitol Grounds
The U.S. Capitol Grounds

Monday through Saturday at 1 p.m. — Explore the Capitol building and grounds on this 50-minute guided tour. Meet at the North Gift Shop inside the Capitol Visitor Center. No reservations or passes are required.

For more information about special tours at the Capitol, go to visitthecapitol.gov/visit/special_activities.
 
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Capitol Grounds
Educational Events
Tours