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“The Most Beautiful State Capitol Building in the U.S.”

Pennsylvania State Capitol
Ranked #1 of 57 things to do in Harrisburg
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Owner description: Teddy Roosevelt declared that this Italian Renaissance-style building was “the handsomest building I ever saw”. Indeed, the State Capitol, with its vaulted dome and grand staircase and the murals and painted floors inside, is thing to behold.
Reviewed 23 March 2012

By far the most beautiful state capitol building in the Unites States. I have personally seen almost two thirds of all of them and very few even come close!

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Reviewed 22 March 2012

I think every person in the US should visit here to learn about our American Government

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Reviewed 18 March 2012

One of the most impressive buildings you will ever see.

Thank ForestBa
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Reviewed 9 March 2012

One of, if not the, most beautiful state capitols in the US. Be sure to tak the guided tour that goes through the House, Senate, and Supreme Court.

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Reviewed 4 March 2012

Beautiful Commonwealth Capitol area, nice and quiet on Saturday, good day to walk around. Couple of homeless floating around but no panhandling

Thank Teddy H
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