The United States Capitol is one of the most important building in the nation. A popular question is who does the U.S capital building house? Well you are in luck, the Capitol building has housed the meeting room’s of the House of Representatives and the Senate for over a decade to come. The Capitol, which was started in 1793, has been through many construction times to build.
Fun Facts about the capital building….
- The Capitol building is 227 years old
- The total cost of the Capitol was valued at $1,047,291
- There are still ladies and gentlemen’s galleries labeled in the House of Representatives and Senate (from when gender segregation was enforced).
A quote from the former President of the United States of America ….
“The government of the United States is NOT, In any sense, Founded on the Christian religion”