The Summerhouse on the Capitol Grounds surrounded by pink azalea flowers.
A few ideas to help you in planning a visit to Capitol Hill.


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


This February, visit the U.S. Botanic Garden (USBG) to see two new exhibitions...


Stewards of iconic buildings and grounds of Capitol Hill since 1793.


One of several murals Designed by renowned artist Allyn Cox (1896-1982). These murals that include historical scenes, portraits and maps related to the development and growth of the United States.
The murals of the Cox Corridors are set within an architectural framework of pilasters and trompe l... More »
A crowd of visitors walking through the Capitol Visitor Center.
The United States Capitol is a monument, a working office building, and one of the most... More »


You Can Grow It! Exhibit at the U.S. Botanic Garden
The new You Can Grow It! exhibit at the U.S. Botanic Garden (USBG) is open now through October 15,... More »
The United States Capitol Grounds was recently named an accredited arboretum. The grounds are now... More »
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