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Nebraska State Capitol

1445 K St, Lincoln, NE 68508-2731
+1 402-471-0448
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What an awesome building. The architecture is beautiful, the mosaics are amazing. A great view... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Emma S
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New York City, New York
The Eighth Wonder of the World

If you're in Lincoln, be sure to take time to tour the Capitol. Not only does it house fabulous... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
RHKoller
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Lincoln, Nebraska
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Beautiful mosaic ceilings and floors, paintings and sculptures inside the 400-foot high capitol building are as impressive as its marble, bronze and gold leaf exterior and white tower topped by a bronze statue. Free guided tours are available.
  • Excellent73%
  • Very good22%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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1445 K St, Lincoln, NE 68508-2731
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Reviewed 1 week ago

What an awesome building. The architecture is beautiful, the mosaics are amazing. A great view from the 2nd floor of the art on the ground floor. Make sure you go up to the 14th floor for an tremendous 360 degree view of the city. It's...More

Thank Emma S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you're in Lincoln, be sure to take time to tour the Capitol. Not only does it house fabulous mosaics and paintings, but the symbolism and sayings are outstanding. Be sure to take the (very) small elevator to the top for a 360 degree view...More

Thank RHKoller
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As it was a Ball game day, we were unsure if this would be open. Luckily, it was. Although it was 1.10 pm, we still made our way to the 2nd floor for the tour (for 2 pm, as tours happen on the hour: 11...More

Thank Omahan I
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We did not go inside because it was closed but walked around the entire building. It has some cool historical sayings carved into the building. I had to look up a photo of the statue at the top of the building. It is of a...More

Thank LadyDi1162
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was the highlight of my trip to Nebraska. The building is a gem, with beautiful decorative art on every surface. Make sure to save time for the tour. I had an excellent guide who pointed out many, many details that would have been lost...More

Thank cjstephens
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We took a stroll after dinner and got to see the capitol building. The building had great artwork on the outside. The steps were grand walking up to the building. The grounds were immacculent. We also enjoyed the capital plaza across the street with the...More

Thank Sharon O
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful building with so many intricate details. A lot of time and though went into this structure. We skipped the tour and went to the top, what a view.

Thank Darlene P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Definitely different architecture here from many capitol buildings. Worth a visit. Was easy to find parking nearby.

Thank atltiger
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

After seeing quite a few domed state capitols, it’s nice (but sometimes surprising) to see different architecture. We stopped by the capitol in the early evening to look at the grounds and had the place to ourselves. We easily parked and saw no one other...More

Thank JJTOH
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

The Nebraska State Capitol building is a beautiful building inside. It features mosaic floors, artwork on the walls and an amazing view of the city.

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pkmsMissouri
28 March 2016|
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Response from PJB623 | Reviewed this property |
They are self guided tours so you can take as little or as much time as you wish. We spent close to two hours.
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bjclinksuk
10 February 2016|
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Response from Mel H | Reviewed this property |
Do not know as it was not there when I was viewing the place
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