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California State Capitol and Museum

10th St btwn L & N Sts, Room B-27, Sacramento, CA 95814
+1 916-324-0333
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This 19th-century granite building, modeled after the U.S. Capitol, is home to the California Legislature and houses a public museum.
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  • Average5%
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10th St btwn L & N Sts, Room B-27, Sacramento, CA 95814
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Fun, low-key walk around the state capitol building. The building is very nice, and the grounds are well kept. It's a state capitol building.

Thank ChefJohnS
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Our tour guide was Jolene and she was amazing. We had a large group and her voice projected very well and she answered all questions expertly! The tours leave on the hour every hour. Allow yourself time to get thru security and to the meeting...More

Thank Mark F
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This was one of the highlights of our holiday. Even the security team who scanned our bags etc were welcoming, pleasant and friendly whilst being sufficiently vigilant for us to be confident that security standards are high! Eric gave us a really great tour -...More

Thank Prehistoric
Reviewed 6 days ago

My son just went to William Jessup University to play soccer. Never been there or in Sacramento. Stayed three days and took the state capitol tour. Wow! very nice and my son and I enjoyed it tons. I'll be taking many trips over the next...More

Thank Dave A
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went on a Saturday morning and very little people which made it nice! Walked all over the inside areas. They have tours on the hour. One of the most beautiful capitols I've been in. Be sure to get the history of the marble statute...More

Thank 860elaineg
Reviewed 1 week ago

Sacramento is a great place to live, but not much for visitors. The state Capitol is a gem, though. As in many states, the Capitol ended up in Sacramento after a few other stops. Tours usually tell you that history, and there are quirky details...More

Thank alives
Reviewed 1 week ago

It was great to be so close to the capital while we stayed in Sacramento because we were short on funds and this gave us something totally free to go and experience while on our stay. The grounds are beautiful and well maintained. It's like...More

Thank mrbraae
Reviewed 1 week ago

its the center of all things politics in california...you need to know something, this is the place. want to learn california history, come here...

Thank 64patrica
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a very good muesum to see It was so nice to see the various pictures that represented each county showing what they were famous for. Also u get to see what the governor's office used to look like. Very nice. Nest of all......More

Thank herblackness
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We came here by coincident and was pleasantly surprised how great it was. The building is so rich on history and the wing open to the public was perfectly renovated to show the history on the institution. Had had a great afternoon with the kids.

Thank Von_Raffenbach
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RainyBadger
24 October 2016|
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Response from Capitol_Eric | Property representative |
To sign up for a public tour, please visit Room B-27 in the lower level (basement) of the Capitol. There are signs and docents to direct you. Tours leave on the hour, beginning at 9 am; the last tour leaves at 4 pm. You do... More
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Cptkool
9 June 2015|
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Response from Capitol_Eric |
Public tours of the Capitol Museum usually last from 45 minutes to an hour. You may leave early if you need to.
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Jeanne M
7 February 2015|
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Response from calsun99 | Reviewed this property |
Looks like someone answered the question at reserve america
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