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Legislative Hall

Legislative Avenue, Dover, DE
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Ranked #10 of 20 attractions in Dover
Type: Government Buildings
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Cheyenne, Wyoming
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32 reviews 32 reviews
12 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

The visit to Delaware's State Capitol Building called Legislative Hall was awesome. The tour guide was friendly and informative as well as the security guards. So nice to have a welcome at a Capitol building. I recommend to set up an actual tour as the staff are very willing to answer all questions and are very knowledgeable.

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redlands, CA
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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2014

It was pouring rain when I made my way to Dover's capitol building. The security guards were super nice and told me a bit about the history of Dover. There were students (college? high school?) listening to some pretty important-looking folks talk about some pretty-important sounding stuff. I can't be more specific than that because I wasn't part of their... More

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Englewood, Colorado
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17 reviews 17 reviews
9 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2013

Enjoyed a nice tour here on a rainy November day. The tour guide was pleasant, enthusiastic and quite knowledgeable about the history of the building and the artwork.

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McMinnville, Oregon
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26 reviews 26 reviews
9 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2013

Was in the State Capital and saw that Legislative Hall was open for visitors. Easy access through security, with a friendly and informative security guard. The Legislature was not in session, but some of the secretarial staff was on hand to answer any questions and point out some tidbits. Beautiful older building and lovely staff.

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Lakeland, Florida
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2013 via mobile

We were walking by and wasn't sure if we could go in took a chance the door wasn't locked and walked in. We were greeted,walked thru security and given visitor badges. We joined a guided tour in progress and when the tour was over the guide took us thru everything we had missed. Guide was very informative and answered all... More

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Dover, Delaware
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39 reviews 39 reviews
13 attraction reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2013

I have been in Legislative Hall many times. The paints are outstanding and the dark wood throughout the building is very special. It's very interesting to be in the balcony of legislative hall and look down on the proceedings.

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Dover, Delaware
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171 reviews 171 reviews
37 attraction reviews
69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2012

This is where all the action takes place on laws in Delaware. Thay have a visitors galley and it is worth the trip

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Delaware
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13 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2012

The political heart of the First State. Legislative Hall is centrally located on the "mall" in Dover, Delaware. An easy walk from the Green, "Leg Hall", as it's known locally, is where the political decisions of the day take place. The First State is a small wonder and our legislators are highly accessbile as compared to larger states. Visit while... More

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