Wednesday, April 3, 2019

Due to a special event taking place in the U.S. Capitol on Wednesday, April 3, 2019, areas regularly included in the tour of the Capitol, such as the Rotunda and National Statuary Hall, will not be available for tours until the conclusion of the event at approximately 12:30 p.m. The Capitol Visitor Center will remain open throughout the day, and guide-led opportunities in the Capitol Visitor Center will be available during the event.

Seen on Screen: “From Foes to Friends: The Unlikely Relationship of Eleanor Roosevelt and Senator Arthur Vandenberg”

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Friday, January 26 – 1:30 p.m.
While the United Nations and the Cold War both were in their infancy, America’s role in each was defined by an unlikely alliance. Join historian Mary Jo Binker to see archival film footage and explore how Michigan Senator Arthur Vandenberg joined forces with former first lady Eleanor Roosevelt on the world stage. Meet in the Senate Theater in Exhibition Hall. 30 minutes. Presented in partnership with the United States Capitol Historical Society.