Self-Guided Tours

Tour an architectural masterpiece by influential architect Cass Gilbert.

From its grand stairs to its historic legislative chambers to the public works of art surrounding the building, there's always something to see at the State Capitol. The building is considered an architectural masterpiece and holds a special place in Minnesota's history.



History on the Spot Cell Phone Tour

Explore more than 20 monuments and memorials on the Capitol grounds in person or at home. The 90-minute audio tour has information about the memorials and the artists.

  • Call 877-411-4123
  • Select Minnesota State Capitol Mall tour
  • If you are at the Capitol, start at the bottom of the front steps

Made possible through the support of the Richard & Shirley DeLeo Fund for Historic Sites