Below is the latest information on current work underway to preserve the stone and metal of the U.S. Capitol.
Next Phase: South Extension (House Side)
Work will begin later this year on the South Extension, which includes the House Wing and Connecting Corridors.
A deteriorated stone modillion from the U.S. Capitol and a newly carved one.
- West Front
- North Extension (Senate Wing)
These phases of the U.S. Capitol Stone and Metal Preservation are complete and scaffolding has been removed. More than 300 marble stone carvings replaced unsound and/or missing details on the cornice and column capitals. Light fixtures were refurbished and reinstalled.