The Summerhouse on the Capitol Grounds surrounded by pink azalea flowers.
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Photo of Capitol Hill steps.
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Epicatanthe Volcano Trick Orange Fire Orchid
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Stewards of iconic buildings and grounds of Capitol Hill since 1793.


Some of Frederick Law Olmsted's most significant hardscape elements can be found on the East Front plaza of the U.S. Capitol.
In 1874, Frederick Law Olmsted was charged with devising a comprehensive landscape scheme for the U... More »
Bronze Amateis doors
The transom, titled "Apotheosis of America," depicts an allegorical figure of America surrounded by... More »


The Grant Memorial and Capitol Reflecting Pool.
Each spring, mallard ducks return to Union Square. The male calls and female quacks echo across the... More »
Updated: May 18, 2017 This year's series of concerts will be inaugurated by the Army Band on... More »
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