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New Capitol Building

400 S Monroe St, Apalachee Pkwy, Tallahassee, FL 32399-6536
+1 850-488-6167
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Hideous monstrosity

A sad excuse for a capitol built in the 70's so its no surprise. The view from the 23rd floor is... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Michael K
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Atlanta, Georgia
lots of info

we went after our landlady recommended it lots of history and a great viewing gallery of the city... read more

Reviewed 18 November 2017
trishswim
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Norfolk, United Kingdom
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This building replaced the "Old Capitol" for state government business.
  • Excellent41%
  • Very good34%
  • Average18%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“top floor” (28 reviews)
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400 S Monroe St, Apalachee Pkwy, Tallahassee, FL 32399-6536
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+1 850-488-6167
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A sad excuse for a capitol built in the 70's so its no surprise. The view from the 23rd floor is the main redeeming feature.

Thank Michael K
Reviewed 18 November 2017

we went after our landlady recommended it lots of history and a great viewing gallery of the city good tourist info centre

Thank trishswim
Reviewed 4 November 2017

The Florida Capitol Building is boring - a 22 story office building with an observation floor on top and modern senate and legislative chambers - we did get to sign the Governor's book though which is the only other highlight of this office building with...More

Thank samster396
Reviewed 18 October 2017

After visiting the Florida capital museum, we went to the new bldg. The big attraction is the 22nd floor. Panoramic view of Tallahassee was very nice. The elevators were a little difficult to figure out as one only goes to a certain floor & you...More

Thank linedancer6
Reviewed 17 September 2017

Free, fun activity. Something to interest the whole family. Most exciting is getting the elevator to level 22 the top floor to get a birds eye view of the city. It is good to see the House of Representatives and the Senate as well as...More

Thank TheLynchMob
Reviewed 7 September 2017

The new Capitol Building is nice to take friends and/or family from out of the country to visit. The view from the 22nd floor is nice and the 2 cafeterias are not bad for a quick drink and something to eat. There are nice restaurants...More

Thank Mel_CanJamusa
Reviewed 27 August 2017

First time in Tallahassee, self guided tour of the Capitol is highly recommended. There is plenty of history in this building. The state employees we met were amazingly helpful. The building has 22 floors and you have to see the views from the top.

Thank Harlan S
Reviewed 26 August 2017

Must see this place . Felt so humbled to walk around here. The view platform on 22 floor is excellent. This is a free visit

Thank Debbie L
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

If you stop by the Visit Tallahassee office on Jackson, you can pick up a copy of the self guided tour. We were short on time so we just found the express elevator that rocketed us to the 22 floor for a 360 view of...More

Thank Candace M
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

We circled the Capitol complex 3 times trying to find the Visitor Center. I finally called them and they guided me in. We did get the oportunity to compare the old and new state capitols (several times!) The staff did a great job helping us...More

Thank cohappyfeet
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57Klas
29 March 2017|
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Response from Matthew M | Reviewed this property |
Monday - Friday 8:00AM - 5:00PM Closed Sat & Sun"
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Ann H
22 January 2017|
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Response from Peacock Susan P | Reviewed this property |
Hello, To my knowledge, there are not tours to the top of the Capitol, but it is worth going up and wandering around taking in the view and, if you're lucky, see an art exhibition (the people at the entrance will know if... More
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judidunn
10 November 2015|
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Response from Jane S | Reviewed this property |
Yes, is new one started this week. Enjoy!
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