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.