Funky art installation in the National Gallery of Art
National Building Museum
Staircase inside the U.S. Capitol
Each state is allowed two statues of prominent citizens. Here's one of Oklahoma's statues -- humorist and writer Will Rogers.
One of California's statues -- Franciscian friar Junipero Serra, builder of many of the California missions.
Large paintings in the Capitol rotunda depict scenes from American history. Here the Pilgrims pray in Holland before departing for America. Their minister, John Robinson, is depicted -- he's my direct ancestor.
Inside the Capitol dome.
Suffragists Elizabeth Cady Stanton, Susan B. Anthony, and Lucretia Mott.
The capitol dome.
One of the many painted hallways on the Senate (north) side of the Capitol.
Tunnels and private subway cars connect the Capitol with the Senate and House office buildings north and south of the Capitol.
Senator Susan Collins of Maine giving an interview in the Senate office building.
Dogs on Theodore Roosevelt Island
Theodore Roosevelt Memorial on Theodore Roosevelt Island.
From Theodore Roosevelt Island, looking to the Francis Scott Key Bridge and the towers of Georgetown University.