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The Library of Congress was founded in 1800 as a legislative library. The Capitol was its first home. Today, the Library of Congress occupies three buildings on Capitol Hill, near the U.S. Capitol: the Jefferson Building (opened in 1897), the Adams Building (opened in 1939), and the Madison Building (opened in 1980).

Take this brief virtual tour to see and learn more about the Library of Congress!

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