Due to a special Joint Meeting of Congress taking place in the Capitol on Wednesday, April 29, the U.S. Capitol will be closed to tours until approximately 12:30 p.m. on that day. The Capitol Visitor Center will remain open throughout the day, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., and guided tours of the Capitol Visitor Center will be available while the Capitol is closed.

At Gettysburg, in 1863, the bloodiest battle of the Civil War ended the Confederate army’s northward advance.

Fri, 2013-04-19 17:29 -- administrator

At Gettysburg, in 1863, the bloodiest battle of the Civil War ended the Confederate army’s northward advance.

Prints and Photographs Division, Library of Congress

Time Period: 

Share This Page