How to Draw the United States Capitol Building in 5 Steps

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The United States Capitol Buil­ding is a wonderful example of neo-classical architect­ure. Learning to draw this building is a great creative challenge.

In this section, we'll show you how to draw the United States Capitol Building. You can draw it freehand while looking at your computer monitor, or you can print out this page to get a closer look at each step.

Here, we'll show you an illustration of each step and then give you a description of how to draw it. Follow the red lines in each illustration to learn exactly what to draw in that step. The lines drawn in previous steps are shown in gray.