Photograph of people walking outside on a Self-Guided Tour of Capitol Hill
Visitors can tour many highlights on Capitol Hill without registering.


Painted Portrait of Benjamin Henry Latrobe
Benjamin Henry Latrobe was hired by President Jefferson in 1803 to fill the...


Black and white photograph of Union Troops lined up in front of the Capitol in 1861
Weekdays at 3 p.m. — In honor of the 150th Anniversary of the Civil War, a...

Press Room

Oct 28, 2015
The U.S. Capitol Christmas Tree will be lit by the Speaker of the House on...
Oct 26, 2015
In support of demobilizing the Hart Roof and Skylight replacement project,...
Sep 04, 2015
 The following press release is via the United States Capitol Police....
Aug 26, 2015
The Architect of the Capitol (AOC) is now a League of American Bicyclists...


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