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
43°F
CLOUDY, humidity 76%, barometer 30.02,
wind 6 mph SW
Friday
A couple of rain or snow showers; windy
42°F | 25°F
A couple of rain or snow showers; windy
Saturday
Cold with times of sun and clouds
40°F | 23°F
Cold with times of sun and clouds
Sunday
Chilly with increasing cloudiness
46°F | 33°F
Chilly with increasing cloudiness
Monday
Partly sunny
53°F | 42°F
Partly sunny
Tuesday
Windy with periods of rain
52°F | 38°F
Windy with periods of rain

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