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United States Capitol

seat of the United States Congress
English: The United States Capitol is the capitol building which serves as home for the United States Congress, the legislative branch of the United States federal government. Federal Hall in New York City served as the original capitol when the United States was a new country. The current U.S. Capitol is located in Washington, D.C., atop Capitol Hill at the east end of the National Mall.

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Exterior viewsEdit

Interior viewsEdit

DrawingsEdit

National Statuary Hall CollectionEdit

Main gallery: National Statuary Hall Collection.

Statue of FreedomEdit

Apotheosis of Washington in the RotundaEdit

Frieze of American HistoryEdit

Historical oil paintingsEdit