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

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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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National Garden
Experience the wonder of the USBG’s outdoor garden while listening to the...

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Architect of the Capitol
Photo portrait of Christine A. Merdon, PE, CCM
Chief Operating Officer
Director, Planning and Project Management
Photographic portrait of Ari Novy, Ph.D.
Executive Director, U.S. Botanic Garden
Photographic portrait of Beth Plemmons
Chief Executive Officer for Visitor Services
Photographic portrait of Christopher Potter
Director, Utilities and Power Plant Operations
General Counsel
Director, Office of Security Programs
A photographic portrait of Larry Brown, Superintendent of Library Buildings and Grounds
Superintendent, Library Buildings and Grounds
Director, Communications and Congressional Relations
Mark Reed Portriat
Superintendent, Capitol Building
A photographic portrait of Michael G. Turnbull
Assistant Architect of the Capitol
Director, Safety, Fire and Environmental Programs
A photographic portrait of Takis Tzamaras
Superintendent, Senate Office Buildings
A photographic portrait of Theodore R. Bechtol
Superintendent, Capitol Grounds
Chief Financial Officer
A photographic portrait of William M. Weidemeyer
Superintendent, House Office Buildings
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