Library of Congress - Thomas Jefferson Bldg.

Monday - Saturday 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
(Capitol Hill)
Capitol South (orange/blue line) Exit station using main exit Walk approx. 2 blocks N on 1st Street SE.
Through 9/20

A Thousand Years of the Persian Book

An exhibition exploring Persia's literary tradition features illustrated manuscripts and contemporary publications. At the Jefferson Building.
Through 12/12

Permanent collection

The largest library in the world and the oldest in the U.S., the Library of Congress houses millions of books, recordings, photographs, maps, and manuscripts. At the Jefferson Building.
8/19 - 1/24/15

American Ballet Theatre: Touring the Globe for 75 Years

A tribute exhibition for the ballet company features about 45 items including historical images, music, designs and choreographic notations. At the Madison Building.
Through 3/21/15

Herblock Looks at 1964

The next installation in the Library of Congress's ongoing display of 10 original drawings by cartoonist Herbert L. Block. At the Jefferson Building.

Editorial Review

The Library of Congress occupies three buildings on Capitol Hill, of which the Thomas Jefferson Building (1897) is the original. The Library began in 1800 inside the U.S. Capitol.