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Embarkation of the Pilgrims
This painting depicts the Pilgrims on the deck of the ship Speedwell on July...


Guided Tours: Buildings on Capitol Hill
Official Tours of the U.S. Capitol Building are offered Monday through...


AOC gardener at the U.S. Botanic Garden
Information about working for the Architect of the Capitol:


Sheep on the White House lawn, taken between 1916-1919. Image courtesy Library of Congress
The Capitol Grounds have long been a haven for wildlife, with residents ranging...

What's New

  • Olmsted Terrace Stone Preservation
  • Capitol Dome Restoration
  • War of 1812


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