USCHS is a 501(c)(3) public charity with high ratings from multiple organizations. The tax ID # is 52-0796820.

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Because USCHS does not receive money from the government, USCHS is fully dependent on charitable donations from people like you. There are a variety of ways to make a tax-deductible gift to support the work of USCHS. Choose the method(s) that work best for you.

Ways to Give to USCHS:

Mail a check
Yes, many people still mail donations. Make your check payable to USCHS and mail to:

U.S. Capitol Historical Society
200 Maryland Avenue, NE
Washington, DC 20002


Make a one-time donation online
Use our secure donation web page to easily give a gift online.


Make a monthly donation
Make an even bigger impact by automatically giving a monthly gift. It is easy, and effective.


Make a memorial gift
Honor the legacy of a loved one by supporting the work of USCHS with a gift in their memory.


Make a gift donation
Recognize an event or accomplishment by making a gift in honor of someone special.


Give from Your Donor Advised Funds
Recommend that your funds advisor send a donation to USCHS. The tax ID # is 52-0796820.


Give a Gift of Stock or Donation from Your IRA
USCHS would be grateful for your gift of stock or a donation from your IRA. Please contact or 202-543-8919.


Make a Wire Transfer
If you would like to make your contribution to USCHS through a wire transfer, please contact or 202-543-8919.


Have Your Gift Matched
One of the easiest ways to increase your gift to USCHS is through a matching gift program. Some employers and foundations will match the gift that you give to USCHS. Check with the human resources department or program managers to learn about your company’s or foundation’s matching gift program.


Include USCHS in Your Will
Plan a gift to USCHS in your long-term estate or financial plans. A Planned Gift can help ensure that the programs most important to you will endure for future generations. There are many options available to those who wish to include USCHS in their long-range planning. The tax ID # is 52-0796820. Please contact or 202-543-8919 if you would like to discuss ways to meet your goals.


Shop the USCHS Gift Catalog
Purchasing unique items from USCHS for yourself or someone else shows your support of the work to inspire informed citizenship.