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Nebraska State Capitol

1445 K St, Lincoln, NE 68508-2731
+1 402-471-0448
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Tour of Nebraska Capital Building

The building was constructed over a ten year span from 1922 to 1932. The architecture and art is... read more

Reviewed yesterday
George G
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Minneapolis, Minnesota
Amazing building to explore

The state capitol building is amazing. You can wander freely or take a guided tour. The artwork... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Jason B
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Beautiful mosaic ceilings and floors, paintings and sculptures inside the 400-foot high capitol building are as impressive as its marble, bronze and gold leaf exterior and white tower topped by a bronze statue. Free guided tours are available.
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1445 K St, Lincoln, NE 68508-2731
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Reviewed yesterday

The building was constructed over a ten year span from 1922 to 1932. The architecture and art is worth seeing. There are various artistic themes relating to the state of Nebraska. There is a 14th floor observation level with a view of the surrounding area....More

Thank George G
Reviewed 4 days ago

The state capitol building is amazing. You can wander freely or take a guided tour. The artwork inside is nice. The architecture is ridiculous!

1  Thank Jason B
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The capitol building is a safe and beautiful location. You can enjoy a short guided tour and hear the history behind the murals and craftsmanship. The building is also open to walk around on your own and enjoy at your own pace. If you make...More

1  Thank Gabrielle_Rebekah
Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is the center of power for all of Nebraska! You can go up 13 stories in the tower and get a flaming eye view of the entire city. The tower has an interesting history and following a guide will tell you interesting stories...More

Thank Wrarchibald
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a pleasant surprise as a friend took us to the state capitol building. We had a free tour of the first floor learning a little about Alaskan history, saw some beautiful artwork on the ceilings and walls, and also took the elevator to...More

Thank Traveler0922
Reviewed 1 week ago

I wasn't sure they would let me in the door, but I walked right in and loved the old wood and the gift shop.

Thank Lesley S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Took a guided tour led by a knowledgeable guide who pointed out the main features of this unique place. Without wishing to be controversial, one feels that the unicameral system has economic and other advantages. The cathedral feel was unexpected as was the comment that...More

Thank David G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As we were driving to SD from Louisiana, we took a side trip to Lincoln. Wow! It was amazing. The front desk staff was helpful. A must see if you are in Lincoln

Thank Nancy W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Don't miss an opportunity to visit the State Capitol. Free tours take place every hour and are excellent. Head to the 14th floor to view the landscape.

Thank Cathleenah
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My 10-year-old nephew took me on a spontaneous tour of the Capitol grounds and did an excellent job, since he had recently been there on a school trip. The grounds and the building are lovely, elegant and inspiring. From the 11th floor we had a...More

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pkmsMissouri
How long do the tours last?
28 March 2016|
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Response from Joseph M | Reviewed this property |
The only tour that I am aware of are self guided, so you can take as long as you like. I would estimate a couple of hours. If you are from out of town, I would stay in the Haymarket area, you can walk to the Capitol from... More
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bjclinksuk
Hi. Where is the historical exhibit that used tio be in the center of the sate capitol building now housed?
10 February 2016|
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Response from Mel H | Reviewed this property |
Do not know as it was not there when I was viewing the place
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