Tennessee State Capitol, Nashville

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Please note that the Tennessee State Capitol will be closed during part of 2012 for renovations. Tours of the building’s interior will be suspended until the Capitol reopens in January 2013. After that, free guided tours will be available on Monday through Friday at 9 a.m., 10 a.m., 11 a.m., 1 p.m., 2 p.m., and 3 p.m., beginning at the Information Desk on the first floor. Groups of ten or more should make a reservation prior to their visit by calling the Public Programs Department at (615)741-0830 or toll-free 800-407-4324.
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  • August 14, 2017
    The free guided tour of the TN State Capital was an unexpected surprise and was highlight of our time in Nashville. The tour guide was a walking encyclopedia. She helped us to understand the political...  more »
  • August 12, 2017
    I did the self-guided tour because I had missed the guided tour by 15 minutes and the next guided tour was two hours later. The booklet was informative, and guided you to all of the highlights. Both c...  more »
  • August 9, 2017
    My main reason is to visit the tomb of James K and Sarah Childress Polk on the back lawn. I am a direct descendent of Sarah's family so I am there occasionally for ceremonies.  more »
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  • July 1, 2017
    Very well maintained capitol building for Tennessee. Great views of the city and friendly staff!
  • June 17, 2017
    cool place to walk around if visiting. not sure if there is a tour or not.
  • February 16, 2017
    Located on a hill above downtown Nashville, the Tennessee State Capitol is one of the smaller state capitol buildings. Still, its very beautiful both inside and out. Also, make sure to visit the tomb of President James K. Polk on the grounds outside.
  • March 13, 2017
    It's a historic building. If you have never seen State Government in action you need to go watch the Government in action.
  • March 4, 2017
    Beautiful historic building. On a funny note I had no idea 'Davey' Crockett was a politician.

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