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


Photo of Capitol Hill steps.
Download a PDF of the full list.


Ginseng, the Divine Root.
Learn about ginseng from author David A. Taylor on September 26 at noon.


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


The bronze Raoul Wallenberg Bust stands 20 inches in height and is located in Emancipation Hall in the Capitol Visitor Center.
Raoul Wallenberg was a Swedish humanitarian who worked at his country's legation in Budapest during... More »
Small House Rotunda pictured with a bronze chandelier hanging from a vaulted ceiling.
In the south wing, Latrobe created a progression of spaces from the entrance door on the first... More »


This group portrait monument to the pioneers of the woman suffrage movement.
In 1914, President Woodrow Wilson signed a measure officially establishing the second Sunday in May... More »
Statue of Freedom atop the Capitol Dome visible above the trees.
Celebrated annually on the last Friday in April, National Arbor Day highlights the importance of... More »
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