2015 Spring Symposium, May 7-8 “Aftermath: The Consequences of the Civil War for Congress and the Federal Government”

UPDATED: The Spring 2015 annual symposium will focus on the impact of the Civil War on Congress and the Federal Government. Eight scholars will address […] ... › READ MORE

Members-Only Tour Series Announced

The U.S. Capitol Historical Society is pleased to announce the schedule for the Spring 2015 Member Tour Series. Capitol Grounds Landscape Tour Wednesday, May 21, […] ... › READ MORE

Third Annual Trustee Breakfast with Senator Roy Blunt a Great Success!

Senator Roy Blunt of Missouri was the U.S. Capitol Historical Society’s honored guest at the annual Trustee Breakfast on April 24.  The event provides a […] ... › READ MORE

US Capitol Exterior Tours Begin!

Now through November, The U.S. Capitol Historical Society offers an exterior walking tour of the United States Capitol, providing a unique way to see and learn about […] ... › READ MORE

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