Mural Tour

Posted on June 13, 2021

Capitol Hill is home to many dazzling (some, quite literally) works of art, painted on the exteriors of homes and businesses. Some murals are well known to the community – others may be familiar only to their immediate neighbors or have been recently added, including a tribute to Sally Ride, Kamala Harris and Ruth Bader Ginsberg at 422 15th St. SE.
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Capitol Hill July 4 Parade 2021

Posted on June 6, 2021

2019 Parade – Image courtesy Larry Janezich

It’s back — Live and In-Person!
Last year, our good neighbors, Naval Lodge No. 4 and the Jeanne, Phil Meg Team at Compass Realty created a virtual parade.  But this year, it’s “for real” and CHRS will once again celebrate Independence Day by fielding a contingent in this beloved community tradition www.capitolhill4thparade.com. We’ll carry the CHRS banner and toss treats into the crowd.  Read more »

2021 Photo Contest Winners

Posted on May 23, 2021

In anticipation of the 64th anniversary of the Capitol Hill House and Garden Tour, the Society sponsored a photo contest – “The Capitol Hill Home”. We are pleased to announce the winners:  Congratulations to Robert Weinstein Stephen Morris and Stephanie Cavanaugh. Special mention: Nathaniel Liu. View photos… Read more »

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