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State Capitol Building

  • Address: North 3rd Street Harrisburg, PA 17102
  • Phone: (800) 868-7672
  • Address: North 3rd Street Harrisburg, PA 17102
  • Phone: (800) 868-7672
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This beautifully decorated National Historic Landmark features paintings, stained glass, tile flooring and antique furnishing. Designed in the American Renaissance style and costing $13 million to build and furnish, the building was dedicated in October 1906 with President Theodore Roosevelt in attendance. The centerpiece is a spectacular 272-foot, 52 million pound dome. Thirty-minute guided tours point out the architectural and historic highlights and are given Monday through Friday from 8:30 am to 4 pm  and at set times during the weekends. Reservations are required.

Things to Do
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  • Notes: Tours are offered every half hour Monday through Friday, 8:30 AM to 4:00 PM. Weekends and most holidays tours are offered at 9:00 AM, 11:00 AM, 1:00 PM and 3:00 PM. The Capitol is closed for tours New Year's Day, Easter Sunday, Thanksgiving Day, and Christmas Day.
Quick Check
  • Handicapped Accessible:
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  • Tours Available:
  • Price: Free
  • Restaurant/Snack Bar:
Family Fun
  • All Ages:
  • Group Reservations Required:
  • Maximum # of People for Tour: 80
  • Motorcoach Parking:
Type of Experience
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