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California State Capitol and Museum

10th St btwn L & N Sts, Room B-27, Sacramento, CA 95814
+1 916-324-0333
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10th St btwn L & N Sts, Room B-27, Sacramento, CA 95814
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The state Capitol is really interesting, it's simultaneously a historic museum and also an active seat of government populated by serious-looking guys in suits and ladies with power hair. You also get a continually changing cast of demonstrators outside waving placards and chanting. There are...More

Thank nick j
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very interesting history and beautiful place! a free tour is worth it!!! The day we came happened to be the yearly Police Memorial so the front of the Capital was closed off to the public, but we went in through the annex. The school children...More

Thank Sherry P
Reviewed 1 week ago

You can walk around to see both historical exhibits and see where our current day governing takes place.

Thank marc c
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Being Sacramento the state capitol, getting to know this place is for me this is the number 1 thing to do

Thank Oscar_Escobar
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I recently brought my 4th graders to the Capitol for a tour and our guide was just perfect. He was enthusiastic and kept my students very engaged which was not that easy as my students were quite tired having spent two full days touring the...More

Thank bcuellar1
Capitol_Eric, Guide I at California State Capitol and Museum, responded to this review

Dear bcuellar1, You don't happen to recall the name of your tour guide, do you? I'd like to pass on your kind words to him. Even a description will do, if you can't remember his name. I'm happy to hear that you and your students...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

First visit was 2-years ago when wife and I did a guided tour, which was excellent and extremely informative. This time around we did a self-guided tour. First off, the building itself is impressive both externally and internally. Then there are the volunteers who are...More

Thank Mike Y
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

You can take a tour of how the capital building was in 1933! The guide was knowledgeable and funny. How it was when the state started was so interesting! I'd go againMore

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Capitol_Eric, Guide I at California State Capitol and Museum, responded to this review

Dear TripAdvisor Member, You don't happen to recall the name of your tour guide, do you? I'd like to pass on your kind words to him/her. Even a description will do, if you can't remember the name. I'm happy to hear that you enjoyed the...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our tour guide was very knowledgeable. A very beautiful capitol and worth visiting. The portraits of several governors was most interesting. Lovel the one of Reagan, but the one of Jerry Brown was very strange.More

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Capitol_Eric, Guide I at California State Capitol and Museum, responded to this review

Dear Museum G, You don't happen to recall the name of your tour guide, do you? I'd like to pass on your kind words to him/her. Even a description will do, if you can't remember the name. I'm happy to hear that you enjoyed the...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful lawn and gardens, enjoyed a shaded walk through the gardens on a hot afternoon. Beautiful trees and roses everywhere. Very well maintained, great spot for a picnic.

Thank Lindsay S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Gorgeous building with either a self-guided visit or a short tour. You're free to wander the four floors and look into some recreated rooms from the early twentieth century and the Assembly chamber. Went on a Sunday and it was tranquil and very pleasant to...More

Thank Bcobert
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RainyBadger
Where should I go (specifically) to sign up for a tour of the capitol?
24 October 2016|
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Response from Capitol_Eric | Property representative |
To sign up for a public tour, please visit Room B-27 in the lower level (basement) of the Capitol. There are signs and docents to direct you. Tours leave on the hour, beginning at 9 am; the last tour leaves at 4 pm. You do... More
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Cptkool
How long is the capital museum tour?
9 June 2015|
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Response from Capitol_Eric |
Public tours of the Capitol Museum usually last from 45 minutes to an hour. You may leave early if you need to.
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Jeanne M
How can I arrange a tour of the Capitol Building for a group of 16 people on Friday, April 24, 2015?
7 February 2015|
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Response from calsun99 | Reviewed this property |
Looks like someone answered the question at reserve america
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