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Wyoming State Capitol

Cheyenne, WY
+1 307-777-7220
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Don't go now.

Wait till the construction is done. It's a mess now and you can't get close and the beautiful dome... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Debby S
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Delaware, Ohio
Historic building

The Wyoming State Capitol building is quite impressive. The day we visited it was extremely frigid... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Christopher H
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Parrish, Florida
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This Corinthian-style edifice was modeled after the Capitol in Washington, D.C. The famous Esther Hobart Morris Statue stands in front of the building, in honor of the first woman to hold judicial office in modern times.
  • Excellent49%
  • Very good30%
  • Average17%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Cheyenne, WY
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+1 307-777-7220
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"under renovation"
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"liberty bell"
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"historic building"
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"great history"
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"take pictures"
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"rotunda"
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Wait till the construction is done. It's a mess now and you can't get close and the beautiful dome is all covered.

Thank Debby S
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Wyoming State Capitol building is quite impressive. The day we visited it was extremely frigid and we did not have the opportunity to enjoy everything it has to offer. It is a historic landmark in the middle of Cheyenne and worth visiting if you...More

Thank Christopher H
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Reviewed 15 May 2018

We visited in mid May and they are still working on the Capitol. Several areas under cover. Easy walk from Depot Plaza up Capitol Ave to see this.

Thank ladyme1
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Reviewed 5 May 2018 via mobile

The block and building are currently closed for restoration. Unfortunately, it was also closed two years ago when we were here. They have made fine progress since our last visit. I’m sure it will be beautiful.

Thank Tracey L
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Reviewed 24 April 2018

My Daughter and I visited the State Capitol this past weekend and discovered something very strange!!!! It's under remodel so the fence was up with pictures of the Capitol from a 100 years ago. I noticed that there are 3 sections to the right of...More

Thank Theresa S
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Reviewed 4 April 2018 via mobile

The State Capitol is closed for a major overhaul. I think it is scheduled to reopen July 2019. I am sure it is worth a visit but cannot properly rate at this time

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Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

The capital building fits the local theme and even looks like Edwardian architecture and is decorated like a capital should be. Stop and take a handful of pictures and get a tour if you can. You might also see if the governor's mansion is open...More

Thank Motivator535
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Reviewed 4 March 2018

Why is Wyoming the Equality State? You'll find out on free historical tour of the state capital. It's closed for renovation right now but should open next year (2019). Go to the Supreme Court (one block south), you can get tour here too. Make sure...More

Thank ehayes116
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Reviewed 20 November 2017

We walked around this lovely and grand State Capitol that is having major renovations. It has been closed for some time and still will be for awhile. We took photos and noticed the replica Liberty Bell. Too bad the renovations were not complete!

Thank AdventurousJanis
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Reviewed 28 October 2017

This was one of our must sees on our USA road trip so disappointed that it was closed for significant renovation .We are sure it will look great when it is finished.

Thank Richard S
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Mradin
25 July 2015|
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Response from Charles B | Reviewed this property |
I was not aware he wrote in Wyoming and saw nothing about it at the capital in Cheyenne. I do know he wrote in Austin and San Antonio, Texas. Years ago I went into the house he lived in in San Antonio. It was a little... More
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