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Nebraska State Capitol

1445 K St, Lincoln, NE 68508-2731
+1 402-471-0448
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Great family outing

Good day to spend a snowy afternoon really enjoy the history and the kids enjoy the view and seeing... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
90jant
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Nebraska
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Go Upstairs, Great art/interior

This is a free attraction to visit. If you enjoy history or art it's a must see. The mosaics on the... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
carolinebS4092JV
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Lincoln, Nebraska
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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.
  • Excellent73%
  • Very good22%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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1445 K St, Lincoln, NE 68508-2731
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"beautiful building"
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"supreme court"
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"art deco"
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"guided tour"
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"free tour"
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"architectural wonder"
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"light fixtures"
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"minute tour"
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"amazing architecture"
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"gift shop"
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"second floor"
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"great history"
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"main floor"
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"one of a kind"
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"visiting lincoln"
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Good day to spend a snowy afternoon really enjoy the history and the kids enjoy the view and seeing new things good experience for them

Thank 90jant
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Reviewed 5 days ago

This is a free attraction to visit. If you enjoy history or art it's a must see. The mosaics on the second floor are spectacular. If you go up further, there's actually a mini art gallery. Take the tour. Again, it's free and gives you...More

Thank carolinebS4092JV
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great place to take the children. We took our 5 children there and now we take our grandchildren there. The richness of the history of Nebraska government is beautifully illustrated there. The people you run into are so thoughtful and nice. You will have a...More

Thank sceeder
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

By all means go on one of the free tours. It is a very interesting building architecturally, historically and artistically. Well worth your time.

Thank Sandra D
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Amazing architecture inside and outside. Very much worth seeing. Bring a camera; you will be surprised at the depth of detail in the interior. It is really beautiful.

Thank robertkG72YW
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Reviewed 14 January 2018

This building is steeped in history. Chance to visit the nation's only unicameral legislative body. The second chamber no longer used also open to public display. Go on one of the guided tours.

Thank Mark C
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Reviewed 3 January 2018

A must visit no matter where you come from, Stunning beauty and a step back in time! Not a 1 day visit, you can't see it all in a day. A work of wonder.

Thank jake051
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Reviewed 24 December 2017 via mobile

I live in lincoln and have most of my life. My husband and I travel a lot and we try to see other state capitals as much as possible. We are very lucky to have such a treasure in our home town. The beauty is...More

Thank meshell70
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Reviewed 22 December 2017

The inside and outside of the capital is really a work of art. It has been recently renovated. The views from the top floors are breathtaking. You will not leave without learning a lot of Nebraska history.

Thank Paul D
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Reviewed 21 December 2017

I think everyone in Nebraska should walk through the Capital building at least once. The artwork, history and overall ambiance of the building lends to it's integral part of our State's traditions and history. The elevator that takes you to the top is still pretty...More

Thank Natasha S
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pkmsMissouri
28 March 2016|
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Response from PJB623 | Reviewed this property |
They are self guided tours so you can take as little or as much time as you wish. We spent close to two hours.
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bjclinksuk
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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