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

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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...

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Orchid Symphony is on display at the U.S. Botanic Garden through April 27, 2014
Escape the winter weather and experience the blooms evoking spring in the U.S....

National Arbor Day Tree

U.S. Capitol Grounds 
Memorial Tree
 
Metasequoia glyptostroboides 
(Dawn Redwood)
 
National Arbor Day
 
sponsored by 
Senator Mark O. Hatfield
 
April 26, 1985

Full tree details are at aoc.gov/trees.

Location information: 
U.S. Capitol, North East Lawn
(GPS Coordinates are Approximate)
United States
38° 53' 29.6088" N, 77° 0' 25.452" W
Location type: 
Trees