Photograph of people walking outside on a Self-Guided Tour of Capitol Hill
Visitors can tour many highlights on Capitol Hill without registering.


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


Beth Burrous, biochemist and USBG volunteer.
Join this walking tour highlighting African plants that are used to make...


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


Outside view of the U.S. Botanic Garden Conservatory and sign.
The U.S. Botanic Garden is a living plant museum with exhibits that interpret the role of plants in... More »
The bronze Statue of Freedom by Thomas Crawford is the crowning feature of the Dome of the United States Capitol.
Statue of Freedom is a classical female figure with long, flowing hair wearing a helmet with a... More »


Moon visible at night above the U.S. Capitol on March 31, 2016.
The following press release is via the United States Capitol Police. Know Before You Go:... More »
AOC Employee, MJ Pajak bikes to work on the Capitol campus.
In 2014, Architect of the Capitol Stephen T. Ayers stood before a large group of bicycle... More »
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