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Nebraska State Capitol

1445 K St, Lincoln, NE 68508-2731
+1 402-471-0448
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Great place

I have visited the capital many times with family on field trips. It is always fun to go up to the... read more

Reviewed yesterday
aheathbar
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Lincoln, Nebraska
Breathtaking

Such a neat place for an out-of-towner (like myself) to see. Beautiful views looking out the... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
miss4sokr
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Louisville, 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.
  • Excellent74%
  • Very good21%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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1445 K St, Lincoln, NE 68508-2731
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+1 402-471-0448
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Reviewed yesterday

I have visited the capital many times with family on field trips. It is always fun to go up to the observatory. A great place to take your family or if you want to learn more about the Nebraska unicameral.

Thank aheathbar
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Such a neat place for an out-of-towner (like myself) to see. Beautiful views looking out the windows!

Thank miss4sokr
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were on a five state tour and Lincoln was our stop for Nebraska. I have a son who is very active in politics and the capital tour was on our list of things to do. This tour was thoroughly entertaining for all 5 five...More

Thank Midatlanticmom3
Reviewed 1 week ago

The history of the construction of this building is definitely worth taking a tour with a guide. Every detail is important and has significance attached to Nebraska. The artwork tells quite a story. You must take enough time to see it all without rushing. The...More

Thank Kathleen B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Mosaics - carefully placed to bring the beauty and sparkle of historic scenes. One must take time to view, embrace and enjoy! One must look! What a beautiful tribute! Give yourself hours to enjoy the art, embrace the view, and appreciate the only Unicameral. Take...More

Thank NEVenturer
Reviewed 1 week ago

I was surprised how beautiful the inside was when we saw the outside. The tour guide knew about all the artwork in the building and about the construction of the building itself. The tour was impressive.

Thank UsaAmazed
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Did not expect to see such intricate detail in architecture. It had a lot of history of the state peeking my interest in Nebraska even though I'm not from here. As soon as you walk in one will find himself looking up. One must take...More

Thank craigmU8043XX
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Every hour on the hour a guided tour is offered. Our guide was phenomenal. Knowledgeable and patient answering all of our questions. Place is full of original art and history. Third Capitol Building and I believe they got it right this time. After your tour,...More

Thank SemperF
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is an absolutely beautiful building and the state is doing a magnificent job of maintaining the structure. The view of the city from the top of the capitol is wonderful for photography. With all of the trees, we are making this a fall destination...More

Thank A2395FSmikew
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My youngest crawled on the floors of a historical building! It was so great to see and enjoy as a family! I'd not been there 40 years!

Thank LanZay
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pkmsMissouri
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.
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bjclinksuk
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
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