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Minnesota State Capitol
75 Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd.
St. Paul, MN 55155

Hours

Building:
Mon-Fri 8:30 am-5 pm
Sat 10 am-3 pm
Sun 1-4 pm
 
Guided tours:
Mon-Sat 10 am-2 pm
Sun 1-3 pm
 

Closed holidays.

Special events are held year round. Call for group tours.

Admission

Hourly guided tours are free with a suggested donation of $5 per person.

Contact

651-296-2881

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Field Trips

From its grand stairs to its chambers, the Capitol always has something to see. During the multi-year repair and restoration work of the State Capitol building, our hands-on education programs are suspended. The 45-minute general tour will continue to be available for school groups on a limited basis and is free with reservations. Please check back for updates.

Field Trip Options

State Capitol General Tour

Students explore the capitol's history, art and architecture. They see the chambers where government decisions are made and, weather permitting, visit the Quadriga (golden horses) on the roof of the capitol. Reservations are required for groups of 15 or more, and must be made two weeks in advance. 

Grades: K, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, HomeschoolLength: 45 minutesCost: Free

Book a field trip

Cost

Free for a general tour.

Details

  • Length: 45 minutes
  • Bus drop off is in front of the Capitol steps. Buses can park on Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd.
  • During the multi-year repair and restoration work of the State Capitol building, our hands-on education programs are suspended.

Scholarships

Apply for scholarships, grants and subsidies. Find out more.