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Montana State Capitol

Montana Ave. and 6th St, Helena, MT
+1 406-444-2511
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A very nice state capital

I have been to most of the state capitals in the US & this is better than average. The building... read more

Reviewed 5 October 2017
Kansas City, Kansas
Architecture 1909

Amazon To think this Bolt in 1909 in thé "old West". We were lucky to go with a Montana native... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2017
Gold River, California
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Montana Ave. and 6th St, Helena, MT
+1 406-444-2511
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Reviewed 5 October 2017

I have been to most of the state capitals in the US & this is better than average. The building itself is very beautiful & there is a great view from the front steps. It is easy to tour on your own & there is...More

Thank harryatkck
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Amazon To think this Bolt in 1909 in thé "old West". We were lucky to go with a Montana native well versed in the history of the area. If you are a history buff and/or art buff you should go.

Thank RedFedora
Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

We arrived here after the capitol building itself had closed but we enjoyed strolling the grounds and taking pictures in front of it. They have a very beautiful floral garden that spells out "Montana" in front of the capitol. There is something majestic about capitol...More

Thank travelingCAgal
Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

The Capitol building itself was beautiful and we took the self guided tour. However, a tour by someone from Montana would be so much better as we like to tour the Capitols so we can hear the history of the state. We were told that...More

Thank Diane B
Reviewed 21 September 2017

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 21 September 2017

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 20 September 2017

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 18 September 2017 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 12 September 2017

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 9 September 2017

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
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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.