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


The Architect of the Capitol’s challenge is unique – maintaining aging, iconic buildings; adapting state-of-the-art technology; and increasing responsiveness to environmental, security and safety considerations in a rich historical setting.
The Architect of the Capitol's challenge is unique – maintaining aging, iconic...


Beth Burrous, Biochemist and USBG Volunteers having a discussion inside a greenhouse
Learn about the science behind the headlines and food labels at the U.S Botanic...

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Aug 14, 2015
The Statue of Freedom — one of the most visible, symbolic and treasured...
Jul 31, 2015
​Knowing that the U.S. Capitol Rotunda would be closed to visitors between...
Jul 20, 2015
(WASHINGTON)—The Kennedy Center and the United States Botanic Garden (USBG...
Jun 22, 2015
The annual "A Capitol Fourth" concert will take place on the West Lawn of...


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