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Wyoming State Capitol

Cheyenne, WY
+1 307-777-7220
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We walked around this lovely and grand State Capitol that is having major renovations. It has been... read more

Reviewed 19 November 2017
AdventurousJanis
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Hot Springs Village, Arkansas
Closed until 2019

This was one of our must sees on our USA road trip so disappointed that it was closed for... read more

Reviewed 28 October 2017
Richard S
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This Corinthian-style edifice was modeled after the Capitol in Washington, D.C. The famous Esther Hobart Morris Statue stands in front of the building, in honor of the first woman to hold judicial office in modern times.
  • Excellent49%
  • Very good30%
  • Average17%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“gold dome” (18 reviews)
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Cheyenne, WY
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Cheyenne, WY
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Reviewed 19 November 2017

We walked around this lovely and grand State Capitol that is having major renovations. It has been closed for some time and still will be for awhile. We took photos and noticed the replica Liberty Bell. Too bad the renovations were not complete!

Thank AdventurousJanis
Reviewed 28 October 2017

This was one of our must sees on our USA road trip so disappointed that it was closed for significant renovation .We are sure it will look great when it is finished.

Thank Richard S
Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

We stopped to look at the capitol, but seeing even the exterior is a challenge with all of the scaffolding and tarps. But if you live a couple of thousand miles away, you make do. The front is still visible, and some of the grounds.

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Reviewed 21 September 2017 via mobile

We were so disappointed that the capitol is closed until 2019, which is according to their website. However, in the state museum there is an exhibit on the renovation and a film with information about the history of the capitol and the current work bring...More

Thank MrsPickle
Reviewed 20 September 2017

Went walking in downtown Cheyenne and wanted to go see the state capitol and so sad that it was closed do to construction. All there was scaffolds, it would be site to see but oh well maybe next time.

Thank terrym33
Reviewed 15 September 2017

My husband and I were on a road trip and our end point was Cheyenne (from Albuquerque, NM). We wanted to see the capitol building, but we were only able to see if from the outside and with half of it covered. The building was...More

Thank alpw
Reviewed 2 September 2017

Was touring downtown Cheyenne after dinner to look for old mansions when my wife spotted the capitol building. I enjoy touring capitol buildings due to the architecture quality that they usually have. Unfortunately, the building is covered with scaffolds and tarps at the time we...More

Thank Richard H
Reviewed 26 August 2017

Only ranked it poor because it was surrounded with construction material. I would have loved to see it, but I did stop on the side of the street and take some pictures!

Thank tgomezzzz
Reviewed 18 August 2017

I would normally rank this higher. I visited a number of years ago and remember it being quite beautiful. It has a very unique gold dome that you can see from pretty much anywhere in the city. Right now they are renovating the capitol and...More

Thank Go2theZoo
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

Everything is blocked off there, don't waste your time. Looks like they are redoing the outside as well as some interior.

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Mradin
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Response from Charles B | Reviewed this property |
I was not aware he wrote in Wyoming and saw nothing about it at the capital in Cheyenne. I do know he wrote in Austin and San Antonio, Texas. Years ago I went into the house he lived in in San Antonio. It was a little... More
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