To commemorate the ratification of the Nineteenth Amendment, and recognize the service of the first female senator in 1922, learn about the Women of the Senate.
Presented to enlighten, amuse, and inform, our new Senate history blog explores the forces, events, and personalities that have shaped the modern Senate.
Explore inauguration-related objects in the U.S. Senate collection.
Gain insight from keen observers into the Senate’s history, traditions, personnel, and prerogatives.
Discover the histories, traditions, and arrangements of senators’ desks.
Read a collection of “classic” speeches delivered by United States senators since 1830.
Discover works by prominent American sculptors such as Daniel Chester French, Augustus Saint-Gaudens, Franklin Simmons, and James Earle Fraser.