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Beautiful grounds

We walked to the Capitol Complex after it had closed, but thoroughly enjoyed walking around the... read more

Reviewed 16 September 2018
MaryQ46
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San Antonio, Texas, United States
Nicely maintained lawns and monuments

The park next to the capitol has trees and benches - some in the shade - and contains monuments to... read more

Reviewed 26 July 2018
CleopatraBunny
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Flagstaff, Arizona
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Tour the lovely grounds of this historic complex which includes: the Nevada State Capitol building, an architecural marvel made of native sandstone with marble hallways, the Legislative Building, the Supreme Court and the State Library and Archives.
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Reviewed 16 September 2018

We walked to the Capitol Complex after it had closed, but thoroughly enjoyed walking around the building. The grounds are beautifully kept and we enjoyed the signs identifying the different kinds of trees there. The capitol building is beautiful from the outside.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank MaryQ46
Reviewed 26 July 2018

The park next to the capitol has trees and benches - some in the shade - and contains monuments to fallen officers and Kit Carson. The Supreme Court also is housed here, along with a small monument to the USS Nevada (behind the Capitol building)....More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank CleopatraBunny
Reviewed 28 May 2018

Loved just relaxing on one of the many benches during the day. And at night, you may just have the pleasure of seeing one or more of the Carson City deer! But remember, the city frowns on feeding them!

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed 16 August 2017

I walk around the grounds about 4 times a week with my dogs. Several statues dot the property. As well as plaques .Lots of trees

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Carsoncityfats
Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

Toured the (new) legislative building housing the Senate and Assembly All feels practical and functional but credit for avoiding having more representation than actually needed The gardens outside are.nice for strolling

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed 31 May 2017

Was able to walk in and sit in on Assembly. Very nice security guards directed me to the gallery. Very modern. Walked over to Capitol and enjoyed the small museum and the art/architecture..the grounds would be great for picnic. Easy parking across the street and...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank MAOFW
Reviewed 13 September 2016

Before Pokémon Go was released, I didn't spend much time on the Capitol Grounds. However, there are a number of Pokestops on the grounds and a couple of gymnasiums. Therefore, after I started playing the game I spent plenty of time on the Capitol Grounds....More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank David T
Reviewed 8 September 2016

Nice place for lunch or just spending a lazy afternoon. Deer can be found on the grounds most times in the winter and spring. Yes, deer in the middle of town. I have seen as many as 20 in the parking lot. The original working...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank retalbert
Reviewed 25 July 2016

The beautiful legislative park is a great place to stroll, enjoy the various statues -- including the one of Kit Carson on his horse. The capitol is open to the public and the second floor houses a self-guided museum once the place where the assembly,...More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Leon T
Reviewed 14 July 2016

You can do a self-tour of the capitol building in 30-45 minutes, and it's worth your time. The staff are friendly and knowledgeable, and you can just wander around taking it all in. Be sure to visit the old Senate chamber (which is now filled...More

Date of experience: July 2016
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