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

Reviewed 30 July 2018
Christopher H
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Parrish, Florida
Grand views at Wyoming Capital

The capital building fits the local theme and even looks like Edwardian architecture and is... read more

Reviewed 11 March 2018
Motivator535
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Kaysville, Utah
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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.
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200 W 24th St, Cheyenne, WY 82001-3642
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Reviewed 14 October 2018

The Wyoming State Capitol in Cheyenne is a wonder to be seen. Unfortunately, it currently is closed for renovation and is scheduled to reopen in mid-2019. But it was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1973 and designated a National Historic Landmark...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Taylor B
Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

As viewed by the trolley tour and a walk where the streets are closed, it looks like it would be very difficult to go in the building. We did meet a man on Saturday at the Wyoming State Museum who claimed to be the architect...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 15 August 2018

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

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Debby S
Reviewed 30 July 2018

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

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Christopher H
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.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank ladyme1
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.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank 406traceyl
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

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Theresa S
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

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank johnblingfield35
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

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Motivator535
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

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank ehayes116
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fingerhold
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Response from Gramquilts |
One site says mid 2019. We do the same and are very disappointed.
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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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