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Minnesota State Capitol, Saint Paul
(3.9/5 based on 170+ 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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  • To the North of Saint Paul downtown location. Still under construction, but towers as a symbol of the city. Guided tours is resumed from the 1/2017.
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  • Too ostentatious. Closed on Sunday. In works. Paragraph of all. Compared with other capitols of USES, not seems that is the House of the citizens of Minnesota
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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...  more »
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  • Minnesota's historic State Capitol building is a great place for a family tour. Take a look at the art, sneak a peek into the chambers, visit the gold sculpture up on the roof, eat in the Rathskallar dining room. This should be a required school trip for every Minnesota child.
  • It's cool
  • One of Cass Gilbert's greatest works, though under heavy construction right now.
  • Beautiful building.
  • Spent some time there!