Minnesota State Capitol | MNHS Face masks are encouraged at MNHS historic sites and museums. Details. A 1905 masterpiece returned to its original grandeur Guided tours June 11 – December 31, 2022 Admission is free. Suggested donation of $5 for guided tours. Self-guided tours Building hours All hours Accessibility Getting here
State Capitol 75 Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd. Saint Paul, MN 55155 For tour information, contact 651-259-3015 or for School Tours: 651-259-3400 Get directions The State Capitol building is open to the public Monday-Friday, 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM. Saturday hours are 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM. The building is closed on Sundays.
The Minnesota State Capitol is the seat of government for the U.S. state of Minnesota, in its capital city of Saint Paul. It houses the Minnesota Senate, Minnesota House of Representatives, the office of the Attorney General and the office of the Governor.
We are conducting enhanced cleaning of high-touch surfaces and providing hand-sanitizing stations for visitors. Social distancing is encouraged. If you are feeling sick, have flu-like symptoms, or have been in contact with someone who has recently had COVID-19, please visit us another time. Hours and admission Directions and parking Accessibility
The Minnesota State Capitol is also open for self-guided tours. See holiday schedule below. Building hours The information desk opens at 8:30 am on weekdays. See holiday schedule below. 2022 Holiday schedule Open Open Presidents' Day, 8:30 am–5:00 pm (February 21, 2022) Open Independence Day, 8:30 am–5:00 pm (July 4, 2022)
Capitol address Minnesota State Capitol 75 Dr. Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. St. Paul, MN 55155 Google Map and Directions Maps Navigate the Capitol Complex area: State Capitol Complex and Visitor Parking Map (PDF) Full map of all buildings and parking and transportation options, including disability parking spaces.
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Take a free guided tour and get an overview of Capitol history, art, architecture and state government. Highlights The second-largest self-supported marble dome in the world Exterior marble cleaned and repaired Decorative art, murals and paintings restored to original 1905 patterns and colors
On May 11, 1858, Minnesota becomes the thirty-second state to enter the union. The population boomed when Minnesota became a state, and the small Capitol building needed improvements. Gas lighting replaced candles in 1867. Four years later, steam heat replaced wood-burning stoves and new plumbing brought city water into the building.