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


The Architect of the Capitol’s challenge is unique – maintaining aging, iconic buildings; adapting state-of-the-art technology; and increasing responsiveness to environmental, security and safety considerations in a rich historical setting.
The Architect of the Capitol's challenge is unique – maintaining aging, iconic...


Zydeco Crayz
Come celebrate Exposed: The Secret Life of Roots with this concert series...


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


Mountains and Clouds Sculpture located in the atrium of the Hart Senate Office Building.
As plans for the Hart Senate Office Building developed, the need for a sculpture for the dramatic... More »
Dirksen Senate Office Building is a seven-story building faced in marble.
Before the 1940s, Senate staff positions were mostly clerical and custodial. President Franklin... 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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