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Read on for history, trivia and the stories behind the people, art, history and grounds of the U.S. Capitol.

Capitol Hill Facts | Our Blog

Why does the Statue of Freedom face east, away from the National Mall?

The Capitol's East Front was planned, and still serves, as its principal entrance (being the only front on level ground), and the statue faces those who arrive from this direction.


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The AOC's Capitol Visitor Center is delivering virtual experiences such as field trips, exhibits, videos and student activities.

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