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Minnesota State Capitol, Saint Paul

Categories: Government Buildings, Architectural Buildings, Tourist Spots
Inspirock Rating:
3.9/5 based on 160+ reviews on the web
Completed in 1905, the Minnesota State Capitol is used by the Minnesota Governor, Supreme Court, Senate and House of Representatives. Designed by Cass Gilbert, who was known for his classical style and pioneering skyscrapers, the Capitol features the second-largest self-supporting marble dome in the world, works by important 19th- and 20th-century artists, and battle flags from the Civil and Spanish-American Wars.
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  • We are on our quest to visit every state capitol and were disappointed this one was shrouded in scaffolding and canvas with the grounds all fenced off and under extensive renovation. Our pictures will...  read more »
  • Minnesota's state Capitol is a beautiful structure both inside and out. It is under restoration and not open to the public at present. It is expected to re-open in early 2017. Many beautiful surprises...  read more »
  • I was so excited about the visit to the State Capitol (on my bucket list to visit every US capitol), but very disappointed that the building was completely closed and fenced off. Could not even walk o...  read more »
  • Spent some time there!
  • Well layout beautiful buildings
  • Beautiful building.
  • Nice clean beautiful place!
  • The building security can be jerks but the building is spectacular.
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