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Nebraska State Capitol

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Unique Capitol Building

This capitol building is unique when compared to the many that have the more traditional domed... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Jim B
Grapeview, Washington
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We took a wonderful tour of this beautiful capitol. Our tour guide was very knowledgeable and... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Jefferson City, Missouri
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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 3 weeks ago via mobile

This capitol building is unique when compared to the many that have the more traditional domed design. It looks more like a 1930's style highrise building with an art deco feel. The interior has some beautiful tile and masonry work. It is worth taking the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We took a wonderful tour of this beautiful capitol. Our tour guide was very knowledgeable and answered all our questions. The murals and other artwork are absolutely wonderful. After the tour, the guide invited us to visit the outside deck on the top floor for...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 6 November 2018 via mobile

We had the best time at the state capitol. This is the states best treasure. Lots and lots of rich history. Most people never have visited the capitol. But it's a fantastic place to take friends, family or just your self. It will take more...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 18 October 2018

If you enjoy architecture , this is a must see! It was a rainy day so it was a bit dark. I believe they renovated this building and it is a stunner! The parking is in the back and the Governors mansion is located right...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Pammy B
Reviewed 15 October 2018

Nebraska people are very proud of their capitol built in 10 years at a cost of 10 million and little UNDER budget; that is impressive. Since it is a tower, it is the tallest in the US. The entrance is worth visiting as it is...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Rafael C
Reviewed 15 October 2018

This tour of an incredible capitol provides more information in an hour than a college class does in one week of classes. That may sound daunting but the guide sharing the information does it in such a relaxed and personal style that you are surprised...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Gary H
Reviewed 13 October 2018 via mobile

As a young school boy, my husband toured the Capital with his school. So when we came to visit, he had to bring his children. We were really impressed with the beautiful architecture. Go to the top to view the city! Especially impressive were the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 13 October 2018

This is truly a different state capitol then you'll experience no where else in the country. First to us it appeared to look more like an office building from a distance in part because it doesn't have the signature dome. Inside appears dark in some...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank David D
Reviewed 12 October 2018 via mobile

The capital in Lincoln is a unique building. You can see it for miles before you get to it! The tower is the tallest building in Lincoln and by law, it will stay that way. The tower is in the center and the offices are...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 2doglady
Reviewed 6 October 2018

This is a spectacular building with world-class mosaics, carving, and other art. You can see forever from the top of the tower.

Date of experience: September 2018
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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.
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