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
67°F
CLOUDY, humidity 90%, barometer 29.77,
wind 6 mph SSW
Wednesday
Variable clouds, a couple of t-storms
78°F | 63°F
Variable clouds, a couple of t-storms
Thursday
Variable clouds with a t-storm; humid
79°F | 59°F
Variable clouds with a t-storm; humid
Friday
Variable clouds with a t-storm in spots
81°F | 67°F
Variable clouds with a t-storm in spots
Saturday
Clouds and sun with a t-storm; humid
83°F | 67°F
Clouds and sun with a t-storm; humid
Sunday
Humid with some sun
85°F | 66°F
Humid with some sun

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State Capitol Building Events

Farmers Markets at the Capitol - Lansing

Date: 08/28/14

Farmers Market at the Capitol | September - Lansing

Date: 09/25/14