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
SUNNY
65°F
SUNNY, humidity 70%, barometer 30.17,
wind 6 mph NE
Friday
Pleasant with sun mixing with clouds
77°F | 64°F
Pleasant with sun mixing with clouds
Saturday
Showers and a heavier thunderstorm
80°F | 64°F
Showers and a heavier thunderstorm
Sunday
Periods of sun with a couple of t-storms
83°F | 58°F
Periods of sun with a couple of t-storms
Monday
Mostly cloudy, a shower; breezy, cooler
69°F | 52°F
Mostly cloudy, a shower; breezy, cooler
Tuesday
Mostly sunny
71°F | 54°F
Mostly sunny

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