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


Painted Portrait of Benjamin Henry Latrobe
Benjamin Henry Latrobe was hired by President Jefferson in 1803 to fill the...


The Statue of Freedom atop the U.S. Capitol
This is the first in a series of occasional articles, written by the Architect...

Press Room

Sep 14, 2016
Taxes, national defense spending, and voting rights—today's legislative...
Sep 06, 2016
The Architect of the Capitol (AOC) is pleased to reopen the Capitol Rotunda...
Jul 12, 2016
The Dome and Rotunda restoration projects mark important milestones in our...
Jul 06, 2016
Water samples from facilities managed by the Architect of the Capitol (AOC...


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