Photograph Downloads

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Capitol Visitor Center Exterior

View of the Capitol's East Front Plaza
View of the Capitol's East Front Plaza
View of the Capitol's East Front Plaza Winter 2010
View of the Capitol's East Front Plaza Spring 2010
East Front Plaza
Historic lanterns on the East Front Plaza
View of the Capitol Dome and one of the historic Frederick Law Olmsted lanterns
East Front Plaza
Visitors may now enter the Capitol through the U.S. Capitol Visitor Center.

Capitol Visitor Center Interior Spaces

View through the north skylight in Emancipation Hall
Emancipation Hall is the central gathering space in the Capitol Visitor Center
Emancipation Hall in the Capitol Visitor Center
Emancipation Hall in the Capitol Visitor Center
Emancipation Hall, facing east
Children exploring the touchable scale model of the Capitol dome in the Capitol Visitor Center's Exhibition Hall
Children exploring the touchable scale model of the Capitol dome in the Capitol Visitor Center's Exhibition Hall
A school group explores the 11-foot-tall touchable scale model of the Capitol dome in the Capitol Visitor Center's Exhibition Hall
Students at one of 24 interactive computer stations inside the Capitol Visitor Center's Exhibition Hall
Students explore a scale model of the Capitol campus in the Capitol Visitor Center's Exhibition Hall
In the Capitol Visitor Center's North and South Gift Shops, visitors can purchase items from a wide variety of Capitol merchandise
Emancipation Hall at the Capitol Visitor Center, Statue of Sarah Winnemucca in the foreground
Exhibition Hall - Virtual House Theater
Statue of Freedom plaster model
Exhibition Hall - The eleven-foot-tall touchable model of the Capitol Dome
Touchable dome model in the Exhibition Hall
Exhibition Hall at the Capitol Visitor Center
Emancipation Hall at the Capitol Visitor Center