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
49°F
L/FOG, humidity 96%, barometer 29.99,
wind 7 mph NNW
Tuesday
Cooler with clouds and breaks of sun
58°F | 48°F
Cooler with clouds and breaks of sun
Wednesday
Partly sunny and warmer
67°F | 50°F
Partly sunny and warmer
Thursday
Variable clouds, a t-storm in the p.m.
74°F | 61°F
Variable clouds, a t-storm in the p.m.
Friday
Variable clouds, a shower or two; cooler
63°F | 41°F
Variable clouds, a shower or two; cooler
Saturday
Cloudy; showers around, windy and cooler
54°F | 39°F
Cloudy; showers around, windy and cooler

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