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 85%, barometer 30.33,
wind 6 mph S
Sunday
Variable cloudiness
36°F | 27°F
Variable cloudiness
Monday
Mostly cloudy
40°F | 35°F
Mostly cloudy
Tuesday
Periods of rain
45°F | 41°F
Periods of rain
Wednesday
Cloudy and windy; rain in the afternoon
43°F | 32°F
Cloudy and windy; rain in the afternoon
Thursday
Cloudy and windy
36°F | 28°F
Cloudy and windy

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