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

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Abraham Lincoln bust
The bust of Abraham Lincoln features Lincoln’s head seemingly emerging from...

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The Summerhouse on the Capitol Grounds surrounded by pink azalea flowers.
A few ideas to help you in planning a visit to Capitol Hill.

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Photo of the Capitol dome with an enclosure.
Update: January 2015 Scaffoldin​g and Restoring PhaseThe Dome Restoration...

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Beth Burrous, biochemist and USBG volunteer.
Join this walking tour highlighting African plants that are used to make...
  •  The United States Capitol Building in Washington, D.C. against a blue sky background.
  • Apotheosis of Washington fresco
  • Outside view of The U.S. Supreme Court Building that was modeled after classical Roman temples.
  • The United States Capitol Building is located in a 58-acre park that was landscaped by Frederick Law Olmsted during the period 1874-1892.

Art

George Washington Art
The works of art on Capitol Hill reflect the development of the United States and the Congress.