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


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


Cogeneration technology was identified as an energy efficient and cost...


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


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 »
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 »


2017 Memorial Day Concert Set Up
From the United States Capitol Police: KNOW BEFORE YOU GO - Prohibited Items, Street Closures and... More »
Elliott Woods, 6th Architect of the Capitol
How did Elliott Woods, someone with only a high school education, become the sixth Architect of the... More »
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