Minnesota State Capitol

Minnesota State Capitol dome and Quadriga golden sculpture

A 1905 masterpiece returned to its original grandeur

Hours and Admission

Monday - Friday 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday 10:00 am - 3:00 pm*
Sunday 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
* Closed for construction Sat, April 8

Admission is free.
Suggested donation of $5 for guided tours.

Guided Tours

Weekdays: 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Tours leave at the top of the hour
and are 45 minutes.
All public tour times

Field trips

Getting Here

75 Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd
St. Paul, MN
statecapitol@mnhs.org
651-296-2881

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Be a part of history as it's happening. Connect with this landmark building designed by Cass Gilbert through its amazing stories — and learn about its incredible architecture, art and history.

The Quadriga sculpture (golden horses), viewed from below

See the Newly Restored Capitol

The State of Minnesota is wrapping up a $310-million, once-in-a-lifetime project to preserve our 1905 State Capitol — including the restoration of its extensive and amazing artwork.

Learn about new artwork interpretation and decisions that will provide a greater opportunity for all Minnesotans to learn about our state’s history.

Mark your calendar for the grand opening celebration, Aug. 11-13!

A conservator restoring a mural

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