|The Library of Congress is filled with some 35 million books and counting|
|The entrance with Minerva, the goddess of wisdom and war|
|The compass showing knowledge comes from all directions|
What makes the Library so stunning is its Euro-centric interior, filled with the Italian Renaissance style, carved white marble and has courtyards. Some 800 tons of books were moved into the space.
|The Gutenberg Bible behind a glass case. Anyone read Latin?|
|Shhh! Inside the Reading Room|
|One of the many sayings: "Beauty is truth, truth beauty"|