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Montana State Capitol

Montana Ave. and 6th St, Helena, MT
+1 406-444-2511
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A wonderful picture of Lewis and Clark in the Senate

A self guided tour of a beautiful building with views of the town. Do go if you have the chance... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Beautiful building

We visit capitals whenever we can. The legislature meets every other year which was surprising. We... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
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Montana Ave. and 6th St, Helena, MT
+1 406-444-2511
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Reviewed 2 days ago

A self guided tour of a beautiful building with views of the town. Do go if you have the chance. The building is so well kept and ornate.

Thank MicheleColette
Reviewed 2 days ago

We visit capitals whenever we can. The legislature meets every other year which was surprising. We had a nice conversation with a young woman in the Governors office.

Thank beachlovernewengland
Reviewed 3 days ago

The building is pretty and there is no metal detector. There is not much artwork in the building. The tour is self-guided but there is not enough historical information available about the state or the building.

Thank TwinMom1995
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

What to do after breakfast from your B&B? Take a ½ mile walk to the Capitol and amble around looking at the gorgeous renovations done not to long ago. "The People's House" is relaxing and interesting.

Thank BozemanBill
Reviewed 1 week ago

Parked in front for free! Didn't even go through a metal detector to get in. Tours are self guided. It's a beautiful, and very colorful, building.

Thank hulagirl78749
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is really a neat building. The tour is free and self guided and it is real nice ,lots of stairs ,some statuary inside and just over all very beautiful. Parking was easy. Really nice grounds great for a picnic.

Thank simpleyme
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The building is amazing. It was once a guided tour, but is now self guided. They could do much better by preparing more historical documentation, but it was still very nice.

Thank Alexbutleavemealone
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We did a self-guided tour of the Capitol, and we thoroughly enjoyed it! We just wish there had been some decent restaurants in the area.

Thank Mwietro
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

There are many historic treasures whenever you enter a State House. This State House was built in 1902, and the people of Montana should be proud of their State House. My one negative is that they don't offer a tour. Most states I attend usually...More

Thank walshgolfmw
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If in the Helena area, the Montana State Capital building is well worth the stop. It is easy to get to with plenty of free street parking available. As of August 18 2017 they no longer offer guided tours due to budget cuts, but the...More

Thank ForzaDude
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1 February 2016|
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Response from Sharon P | Reviewed this property |
You need to go to the capital's website for this info, they do not hold session every year.