What is the United States capitol?
The term "capitol" with an O is a building that houses the government.
The US Capitol building is on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC, and is the meeting place of the US Congress.
The capital, or capital city, with an A, is Washington, a city within the federal District of Columbia, which is most often named as Washington, DC.
The Capitol is the building in which the Congress of the United States convenes. The Capitol is the center of government in the United States. Located in Washington it contains The House of Representatives and the The Senate Chamber. The grounds of Capitol Hill are where the Presidential inaugurations are held every four years.
The provincial capitol at the end of Vancouver Island is the capitol building for the Parliament of British Columbia. It is located in the city of Victoria, which is the capitol city of British Columbia. The capitol used to be located on the mainland of British Columbia, but was moved to Victoria while Canada and the United States were negotiating their border. The border was decided to be located along the 49th parallel; however, Victoria…
The United States Capitol Complex is a group of about a dozen buildings and facilities in Washington, D.C. that are used by the United States government. The buildings and grounds within in the complex are managed and supervised by the Architect of the Capitol. The United States Capital Complex is located at the eastern end of the National Mall.