State Capitol Building

State Capitol Building

Step back into the Victorian era with a visit to Michigan's award-winning Capitol Building. Designed by Elijah E. Myers, one of the foremost architects of public buildings during the Gilded Age (1865-1914), construction of the Capitol Building took six years and contains over nine acres of hand-painted surfaces. It was dedicated to the citizens of Michigan in 1879. Guided tours are offered from 9:00am - 4:00pm Monday through Friday. Guide tour times are subject to change daily based on staffing levels, visitors interested in a guided tour should call ahead to verify guided tour times.

Capitol Tours

Contact Information

Address

Capitol Avenue at Michigan Avenue

Lansing, MI 48933

Driving Directions

Phone: (517) 373-2353

Fax: (517) 373-7599

Location of State Capitol Building

Map of Michigan

Lansing Weather

Now
L/FOG
41°F
L/FOG, humidity 92%, barometer 29.94,
wind 10 mph SSW
Sunday
Rain and drizzle; breezy, not as cold
44°F | 43°F
Rain and drizzle; breezy, not as cold
Monday
Rain becoming steadier; fog in the a.m.
51°F | 46°F
Rain becoming steadier; fog in the a.m.
Tuesday
Winds gusting past 40 mph
49°F | 27°F
Winds gusting past 40 mph
Wednesday
Mostly cloudy, a snow shower; colder
32°F | 23°F
Mostly cloudy, a snow shower; colder
Thursday
Mostly cloudy and chilly
36°F | 29°F
Mostly cloudy and chilly

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