When did the Congress first meet in the Capitol Building?
November 17, 1800.
Location on Capitol Campus
The History of the U.S. Capitol
Watch the video or click the link below to learn more about the history, construction, expansion and renovation of the U.S. Capitol Building from 1793 to the present day.
Working on Capitol Hill you hear your fair share of myths, mysteries and folklore about the historic buildings and its previous (we think) inhabitants.