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

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This painting by Allyn Cox depicts the cornerstone laying ceremony and is currently on display in the House Wing of the U.S. Capitol Building.
The cornerstone was laid on Wednesday, September 18, 1793, during the first...

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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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Clive Atyeo, Gardener, USBG
Information about working for the Architect of the Capitol:

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House Office Buildings laborers like Keith Quick carefully move thousands of boxes and other items among member storerooms every election year.
The House Office Buildings laborers continuously improve service delivery and...
  •  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.