The Meeting of Congress - Hall of Representatives, December, 1857
A Curator's Tour of Statuary Hall
National Statuary Hall, one of the oldest—and most popular—spaces in the U.S. Capitol, originally functioned in the U.S. House of Representatives as the House's chamber. Now, it displays statues from around the country. In this video, House Curator Farar Elliott describes the historical significance of figures in the collection.