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
M/CLEAR
17°F
M/CLEAR, humidity 76%, barometer 30.39,
wind 3 mph WSW
Friday
A little afternoon snow
28°F | 27°F
A little afternoon snow
Saturday
Not as cold; an afternoon shower
41°F | 39°F
Not as cold; an afternoon shower
Sunday
Cloudy and milder with a little rain
50°F | 29°F
Cloudy and milder with a little rain
Monday
Breezy and colder with clearing
30°F | 15°F
Breezy and colder with clearing
Tuesday
Partly sunny and chilly
31°F | 27°F
Partly sunny and chilly

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