The latest edition of the Architect of the Capitol (AOC) employee magazine, Tholos, is now available. Highlights include the articles below.

  • Doing Good: Capitol Visitor Center Employees Find Ways To Give
  • Feature: U.S. Botanic Garden at 200: Deeply Rooted, Branching Outward
  • By the Numbers: Five Spring Gardening Tips
  • Before & After: Hearing Room Renovation for the Senate Committee on Commerce, Science and Transportation
  • Employee Highlights: Sharing Your Work, One Selfie at a Time
  • Spotlight on Safety: Capitol Building Self-Inspections
  • Beyond the Dome: A Visit to the American College of the Building Arts
  • AOC Gratitude: Thank You From the Congressional Community

Download the full Spring 2020 issue, or read the stories from this and previous issues on our blog.

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AOC Offers Family Resources for Distance Learning and Virtual Visits

The Architect of the Capitol is delivering virtual Capitol experiences to those unable to visit because of the coronavirus (COVID-19). Resources for students and families learning from home are grouped into elementary, middle school and high school levels. There are also virtual field trips and online exhibits.