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
CLOUDY
29°F
CLOUDY, humidity 66%, barometer 30.01,
wind 10 mph NNW
Friday
Mostly cloudy
40°F | 20°F
Mostly cloudy
Saturday
Clouds and sun with a snow shower; cold
32°F | 13°F
Clouds and sun with a snow shower; cold
Sunday
Plenty of sunshine, but cold
36°F | 18°F
Plenty of sunshine, but cold
Monday
Mostly cloudy, a shower in the afternoon
45°F | 33°F
Mostly cloudy, a shower in the afternoon
Tuesday
Breezy with some sunshine
49°F | 30°F
Breezy with some sunshine

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