On Tuesday, February 3, due to a special event being held in Emancipation Hall in the Capitol Visitor Center, there will be no public tours of the Capitol. The Capitol Visitor Center will be closed all day except for individuals on official business and people going to the House and Senate Visitor Galleries.

Exhibition Hall

A More Perfect Union: Congress and the War of 1812 Part 2:

Congress and the War of 1812 II
Now on display through
early March 2015

A Timeline of Congress and the Capitol


Views of Exhibition Hall

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The Capitol Story

The Capitol Dome
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The Statue of Freedom
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The Capitol Frieze
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The Apothoesis of Washington
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