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Westward the Course of Empire Takes Its Way
Emanuel Leutze’s mural celebrates the western expansion of the United States....

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The Summerhouse on the Capitol Grounds
A few ideas to help you in planning a visit to Capitol Hill.

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East Front of the U.S. Capitol Building
AOC’s annual Performance and Accountability Report provides the results of the...

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Warehouses in Fort Meade, Maryland store items such as statues that were once displayed on the East Front of the Capitol.
The Architect of the Capitol is responsible for managing all of the buildings...

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Visitor Services

From visiting hours, accessibility information and a list of prohibited items in the Capitol Building, all the information you need to plan your trip to Capitol Hill is found here. Capitol visitor policies are designed to keep visitors and staff safe and secure and to preserve the collections, facilities and historic building and grounds for generations to come.

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