Ten Steps to Energy Savings and Sustainability for your Office
The Architect of the Capitol’s Legacy of Sustainability began with the setting...


Learn about creating urban habitat from Rex Dufour from the National Center for...


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


Car of History Clock marble statue
Clio, the muse of History, stands in a winged chariot, or car, representing the passage of time.... More »
The sculptural monument to President James A. Garfield by John Quincy Adams Ward (1830-1910), cast by The Henry-Bonnard Co. of New York, with a pedestal designed by Richard Morris Hunt, is an outstanding example of American sculpture.
President Garfield was elected in 1880 and was assassinated in 1881 by a disgruntled office-seeker... More »


One of 330 Capitol Hill elevators maintained by the AOC.
Before I started my research for this article, I had already outlined it in my head. An... More »
The restored Capitol Dome.
This morning, Architect of the Capitol Stephen T. Ayers, FAIA, LEED AP, announced that the first... More »
Printer-friendly version