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
54°F
CLOUDY, humidity 77%, barometer 29.87,
wind 7 mph NW
Monday
Some sun, then clouds with a shower
59°F | 42°F
Some sun, then clouds with a shower
Tuesday
Variable clouds, a shower or two; cooler
51°F | 36°F
Variable clouds, a shower or two; cooler
Wednesday
Plenty of sunshine, but cool
53°F | 29°F
Plenty of sunshine, but cool
Thursday
Plenty of sunshine
56°F | 36°F
Plenty of sunshine
Friday
Partly sunny
60°F | 43°F
Partly sunny

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