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State Capitol, Austin

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At the time of its construction, Texas' State Capitol was billed as the seventh largest building in the world. The massive Italian Renaissance Revival building was completed in 1888 and is home to the chambers of the Texas Legislature and the office of the governor. You can take a self-guided or guided tour of the building and grounds. Don’t miss the rotunda, displaying a portrait of every person who has served as the president of the Republic of Texas or governor of the state. The 8.9 hectare (22 acre) grounds boast a variety of monuments. Two of the oldest are dedicated to the Heroes of the Alamo and Confederate soldiers. The visitor center contains a gift shop and exhibits about the Capitol. Use our Austin itinerary maker to add State Capitol and other attractions to your Austin vacation plans.
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  • August 14, 2017
    It is worth going for the importance that has, also on the inside is very nice and is very cool, with it which a respite in the heat of the summer
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  • August 14, 2017
    This is one of the most beautiful buildings in downtown to photograph and also one of the places to have a silent walk in the night. We had an evening tour of the building around 8 PM.We, however, did...  more »

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