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If it's in Texas, it must be bigger and better. That is the motto that architects followed with the Capitol Building in Austin. At one time, it was the tallest capitol building in the nation. Others might be taller now, but this is still a beautiful...more
All reviews beautiful building free tour guided tour house and senate chambers pink granite lots of history walk around great history gift shop great place to visit visitor center visiting austin dome architecture texas statues hinges
Kinda okay, really not much to see. Since they only meet every two years for a few months I'm not sure why they need this building. They should meet at Dennys and save the taxpayers the expense of running this place.
Went to visit the Capitol, we happened upon a tour (South entrance), which leaves every 15 to 30 min and lasted about 35 minutes. Our guide, Darcy, was super friendly and knowledgeable. Greatly enjoyed seeing the beautiful architecture and learning about the Capitol history, such...More
I pop in the visitor information and discovered that there is a walking tour free for visitors every 15 minutes. The building is impressive as well as the tour coordinator that will supply you with the full history of Texas and the capitol. It is...More
Everything‘s bigger in Texas including the capital! This is a massive sprawling Capitol building. Lots of history. Definitely take one of the tours. Each month they have themed tours which are pretty cool also. Check out the gardens on the north lawn. Plan to spend...More
The Texas State Capital is a beautiful building! I would give the building itself 5 stars, but the free tour we tried to go on a one star. There were a lot of people for our tour on Saturday. Our tour guide couldn’t project her...More