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
57°F
CLEAR, humidity 38%, barometer 29.83,
wind 13 mph WNW
Saturday
Clearing and breezy
67°F | 39°F
Clearing and breezy
Sunday
Pleasant with plenty of sun
58°F | 37°F
Pleasant with plenty of sun
Monday
A little morning rain; clouds breaking
71°F | 57°F
A little morning rain; clouds breaking
Tuesday
Mostly cloudy, showers around; breezy
62°F | 42°F
Mostly cloudy, showers around; breezy
Wednesday
Partly sunny and cooler
50°F | 35°F
Partly sunny and cooler

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