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


Decorative Painter Ben Roberts plies his trade by enhancing the beauty of the buildings on Capitol Hill.
Find out how AOC's painters use tricks of the trade to turn wood into...


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 »
James Madison Statue
The Statue The statue of James Madison in James Madison Memorial Hall of the Library of Congress... More »


2016 carved into a column capital during the Capitol Exterior Preservation project's stone work.
This past year has been filled with many sweet moments around the Capitol campus. From big events... More »
Epicatanthe Volcano Trick Orange Fire Orchid
Things don't slow down just because it's winter. Below are five reasons to explore the U.S. Botanic... More »
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