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

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CLOUDY
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CLOUDY, humidity 79%, barometer 30.12,
wind 0 mph CLM
Friday
Partial sunshine
60°F | 45°F
Partial sunshine
Saturday
Increasingly windy with clouds and sun
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Increasingly windy with clouds and sun
Sunday
Plenty of sun, breezy and pleasant
59°F | 37°F
Plenty of sun, breezy and pleasant
Monday
Partly sunny
67°F | 56°F
Partly sunny
Tuesday
Mostly cloudy with showers
71°F | 45°F
Mostly cloudy with showers

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