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
Saturday
Clouds and sun with a t-storm in spots
80°F | 65°F
Clouds and sun with a t-storm in spots
Sunday
An a.m. t-storm, then rain and a t-storm
79°F | 59°F
An a.m. t-storm, then rain and a t-storm
Monday
Mostly cloudy, a shower; breezy, cooler
69°F | 50°F
Mostly cloudy, a shower; breezy, cooler
Tuesday
Periods of clouds and sunshine
71°F | 55°F
Periods of clouds and sunshine
Wednesday
Variable clouds with a shower possible
75°F | 55°F
Variable clouds with a shower possible

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