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State Capitol Building

600 E Boulevard Ave, Bismarck, ND 58505-0601
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Modern Art Deco North Dakota Capitol

The outside of the building is boringly modern, but the inside is worth a quick tour. The 1st floor... read more

Reviewed 26 August 2017
Madison, Alabama

It is part of my bucket list to see all fifty capitols in the United States, take a selfie and so... read more

Reviewed 26 August 2017
Detroit, Michigan
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600 E Boulevard Ave, Bismarck, ND 58505-0601
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Reviewed 26 August 2017

The outside of the building is boringly modern, but the inside is worth a quick tour. The 1st floor has an interesting Art Deco theme and the top 12th floor offers view of the Capitol campus and surrounding countryside. Be sure to ride the express...More

Thank RedClayRambler
Reviewed 26 August 2017

It is part of my bucket list to see all fifty capitols in the United States, take a selfie and so, when I saw this online, I guess I thought it would be different close up. We traveled several hours and well, I was just...More

Thank tgomezzzz
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

Impressive building. Tour guide was well informed and gave a very good tour. Tours are free, and they explain not only the history of the building as well as an explanation of how the legislature works.

Thank Placidtravels
Reviewed 13 August 2017

Very unique architecture for a capitol building. Make sure and go to the top floor for the view, that's the best part.

Thank David B
Reviewed 10 August 2017

We did not go inside, but we did want to take a peek at the exterior of one of the few non-dome state capital buildings.

Thank jerRsaus
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

Neat State house with a tower. There's a very cool, free museum here that easily makes up for the underwhelming State house. Area wasn't busy. Apparently there's not a lot of traffic through there.

Thank shutterbug1976
Reviewed 29 July 2017

Located close to the Heritage Center & State Museum, the state capitol building is interesting primarily because its design is so different from all other state capitol buildings (no rotunda, no dome). The grounds are well-maintained, with "North Dakota" written in flowers in front.

Thank Paul S
Reviewed 28 July 2017

I'm glad we went here, but it was really just for the picture. not too thrilling. just a big building in the middle of nowhere.

Thank Chris K
Reviewed 26 July 2017

I had some time to kill while in Bismarck so I walked the Capitol grounds and took a peek inside. The grounds were beautifully landscaped with interesting statues and memorials. Inside, they offer guided tours on every hour but I decided to explore on my...More

1  Thank swanny70
Reviewed 23 July 2017

Going to the state capital building was something that I enjoyed taking my daughters to because it has created new memories with my daughters.

Thank Shawna S
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Response from CeciliaWest | Reviewed this property |
I can't answer that. I suggest you try the website. At the least there should be a number to call for information.