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Washington State Capitol

416 Snider Avenue SE, Olympia, WA
+1 360-725-3000
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Great tour guide

Great and informative tour. Fun facts and details. Beautiful building. The tour was about 50 min... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Gail D
Ocean Park, Washington
via mobile
Visit to Capitol

We enjoy visiting state capitols. Our tour guide was a retired teacher and very information... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Alice J
Crockett, Texas
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416 Snider Avenue SE, Olympia, WA
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Great and informative tour. Fun facts and details. Beautiful building. The tour was about 50 min long and free!

Thank Gail D
Reviewed 1 week ago

We enjoy visiting state capitols. Our tour guide was a retired teacher and very information. Really enjoyed the conference room. It is beautiful and has a very interesting story. Definitely worth spending an hour or so here. All staff were very friendly.

Thank Alice J
Reviewed 1 week ago

My sister and I flew to Seattle to get some coffee from the Starbucks Roastery (see my post on this) and because my bucket list is to get a selfie from a polaroid camera in front of the 50 State capitals, I figured it was...More

Thank tgomezzzz
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Your first impression will be of the Capitol dome looming over you as you drive toward the campus. While it's tiny compared to DC, outside of that, it's arguably the most beautiful state capital campus. Inside, the marble floor and hallways give every step the...More

1  Thank David B
Reviewed 27 October 2017

This is a large state capital that is easy to see. Or, you can go to their web site & there is an excellent virtual tour that you can take.

1  Thank harryatkck
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

Great venue for a great event. Over 1300 in attendance. Total access to all floors. What a great state we love in

Thank VikFam
Reviewed 18 October 2017

First time as an adults for this Oregonian to visit the capital building in Washington. There is so much to learn, from the one ton bronz doors to the Tiffany Chandeliers, how they came up with the idea for the state seal, were all that...More

Thank SuzanneLG
Reviewed 11 October 2017

We took a guided tour which was basically private as my husband and I were the only two on the tour. The docent that gave the tour was very knowledgeable and took time to answer any of our questions. Don't miss the Supreme Court building...More

Thank Susan A
Reviewed 11 October 2017

What a great time we had exploring the seat of government for Washington State. Great property and you must take the 1 hour tour to learn aome of the history. Also take a moment and head to the govenors office and see if he is...More

Thank stevenmcmasters
Reviewed 7 October 2017

This is a nice place to visit and wander around the campus. The history of the Capitol is fascinating and you can take one of the tours to hear most of it.

Thank Nascar109
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30 May 2017|
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Response from jameshF2154SF | Reviewed this property |
Yes, the are elevators and the guide I had accounted for all needs.
30 May 2017|
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Response from Kimmy2020 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there are elevators! And for going into the building, I think you can go through the gift shop. Sorry for getting back to you late!
6 March 2016|
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Response from mans00rg | Reviewed this property |
General public tours Guided public tours of the Washington State Legislative Building are offered seven days a week hourly--between the hours of 10 a.m. and 3 p.m. on weekdays, and between 11 a.m. and 3 p.m. on weekends... More