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Nebraska State Capitol

1445 K St, Lincoln, NE 68508-2731
+1 402-471-0448
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One of the Archeological Wonders of the time

Took our Grandson to the capital. It is always beautiful. The mosaic tile art is amazing. All... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Lincoln, Nebraska
An art museum on the prairies

The Nebraska State Capitol Building was built in the 1920-1930 era, although some parts were just... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Omaha, Nebraska
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Beautiful mosaic ceilings and floors, paintings and sculptures inside the 400-foot high capitol building are as impressive as its marble, bronze and gold leaf exterior and white tower topped by a bronze statue. Free guided tours are available.
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1445 K St, Lincoln, NE 68508-2731
+1 402-471-0448
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Took our Grandson to the capital. It is always beautiful. The mosaic tile art is amazing. All Nebraskans should be proud of this great building.

Thank AVred
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Nebraska State Capitol Building was built in the 1920-1930 era, although some parts were just completed in the last few years. I lived in Nebraska 40 years and did not realize what an amazing art work the second floor of this building is. The...More

Thank NEcm104
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a challenging time finding the office for tours so recommend getting to the Capitol a few minutes early. Our guide was amazing! Personable, knowledgable and an excellent speaker. The art in the interior of the Capitol building is gorgeous ( with a significant art...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Take the tour and go up and see the view! Sing a Christmas carol or the National Anthem under the cupola....amazing...

Thank 965deborahv
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What an awesome building. The architecture is beautiful, the mosaics are amazing. A great view from the 2nd floor of the art on the ground floor. Make sure you go up to the 14th floor for an tremendous 360 degree view of the city. It's...More

Thank Emma S
Reviewed 10 November 2017

If you're in Lincoln, be sure to take time to tour the Capitol. Not only does it house fabulous mosaics and paintings, but the symbolism and sayings are outstanding. Be sure to take the (very) small elevator to the top for a 360 degree view...More

Thank RHKoller
Reviewed 5 November 2017

As it was a Ball game day, we were unsure if this would be open. Luckily, it was. Although it was 1.10 pm, we still made our way to the 2nd floor for the tour (for 2 pm, as tours happen on the hour: 11...More

Thank Omahan I
Reviewed 5 November 2017

We did not go inside because it was closed but walked around the entire building. It has some cool historical sayings carved into the building. I had to look up a photo of the statue at the top of the building. It is of a...More

Thank LadyDi1162
Reviewed 4 November 2017

This was the highlight of my trip to Nebraska. The building is a gem, with beautiful decorative art on every surface. Make sure to save time for the tour. I had an excellent guide who pointed out many, many details that would have been lost...More

Thank cjstephens
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

We took a stroll after dinner and got to see the capitol building. The building had great artwork on the outside. The steps were grand walking up to the building. The grounds were immacculent. We also enjoyed the capital plaza across the street with the...More

Thank Sharon O
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28 March 2016|
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Response from PJB623 | Reviewed this property |
They are self guided tours so you can take as little or as much time as you wish. We spent close to two hours.
10 February 2016|
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Response from Mel H | Reviewed this property |
Do not know as it was not there when I was viewing the place