The architecture of this building is fascinating. The fact that in order to get more space, they dug underground creating a basement is remarkable. The staff here is friendly and knowledgeable. A must see if you're in Austin Texas.
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I make it a point to visit every Capitol when I have the opportunity. I live and work in Austin. The Capitol offers informative tours that are free. Highly recommend a visit. Use Visitor's Parking on 13th and San Jacinto or have fun walking around...More
This was an absolute delight to visit. The interior was magnificent, with historic artifacts of all types. The grounds were beautifully laid out and maintained, full of historic statues of all sorts.
This was a stop on a tour I took. Well worth the time and effort to see this building and hear the many stories about it.
We were pressed for time so we did not take the free guided tour but we did stop in the visitor office just past security and got a map and toured around. The map has a lot of information in ti along with a map...More
We were most impressed by how in September we could simply enter, via security of course, and look all around including both houses. We were impressed by the interior, the furnishings and how so much of it reminded us of the Palace of Westminster. We...More