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Capitol Building, Des Moines

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  • Unfortunately we arrived about five minutes after closing (4 pm Saturday) and the beautiful gold dome was surrounded by scaffolding. We were able to walk around the building, look at statuary and monu...  more »
  • This building is worth a visit, it wouldn't be out of place in Rome or Vienna, lots of impressive marble and wood panelling  more »
  • The State Capitol is well worth a visit - either for a guided tour or to explore by yourself. However, if you are on a free tour, you get a bonus trip up to the top of the rotunda, which is a great ex...  more »

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