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
CLEAR
45°F
CLEAR, humidity 89%, barometer 30.25,
wind 6 mph ESE
Friday
Fog in the morning; clouds and sun
68°F | 55°F
Fog in the morning; clouds and sun
Saturday
A strong t-storm late in the afternoon
74°F | 58°F
A strong t-storm late in the afternoon
Sunday
Variable clouds; breezy with a shower
65°F | 40°F
Variable clouds; breezy with a shower
Monday
Cool with a blend of sun and clouds
63°F | 46°F
Cool with a blend of sun and clouds
Tuesday
Mostly sunny
69°F | 46°F
Mostly sunny

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State Capitol Building Events

Farmers Market at the Capitol | September - Lansing

Date: 09/25/14