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Address: 206 Washington Street, Capitol Square, Room 214, Atlanta, GA 30334
Phone Number: 404 656 2844
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Nice museum on the top floor!

Trying to get out of the Georgia heat, we took a trip to the Georgia Capital. Currently under construction, it took away from some of its beauty- but it's grand nevertheless... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 8, 2015
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Sartell, Minnesota, United States

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Apopka, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 142 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2015 NEW

We took an Atlanta trip with our 2 grandson's, 8 & 10. They loved the downtown and it was the first time the 8 yr. old has seen tall building's so when he saw the Capitol and the gold dome he was so impressed.

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Atlanta, Georgia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

Visit the "Gold Dome" Georgia State Capitol building and step back in history. (The gold on the dome came from the N. Georgia gold mines!) The giant marble staircase is a great place for a photo op. Step into the Georgia Secretary of States office and spend a few minutes jawboning with Brian Kemp! Old statues and paintings abound -... More 

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Sartell, Minnesota, United States
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

Trying to get out of the Georgia heat, we took a trip to the Georgia Capital. Currently under construction, it took away from some of its beauty- but it's grand nevertheless. Beautiful portraits inside and a quaint museum collection on the top floor - with everything from geological exhibits to flying squirrels and two headed snakes!

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Lubbock, Texas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015

It was difficult finding the entrance, not well marked. Once we entered we went through security - the guard was welcoming and gave us a guide and told us about what was on each floor and what was open. The building itself is a bit run down, could use some maintenance. The museum on the 4th floor is a self-guided... More 

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Newmarket, New Hampshire
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

This is an old capitol building built in the late 1800s. Beautiful architecture. When we checked in at the tour desk the guide said that they only provide groups of 10 or more guided tours but since it wasn't busy she graciously gave the two of us a guided tour anyway. A unique feature of this capitol building is the... More 

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Houston, Texas, United States
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

lots of history about Georgia and the United States of America and its easy access right in the middle of downtown Atlanta.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2015

we spent a very pleasant 2 hours looking around the state capital.An insight into american history and how laws are made. Get a free packet of Georgian peanuts the best in the world or so we were told by the receptionist.

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Cedar Falls, Iowa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015

We strolled over to the Capitol after visiting Underground Atlanta to get some pictures on the grounds. While there we decided to go in and check out the inside. Walking in required us to go through airport-like security. After that, there wasn't much going on the day we visited and we were free to walk around. We didn't spend a... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

A deceptively large four storied Capitol building just south of downtown and easily reached on the Marta. The building has a traditional golden dome and stands in small grounds containing a number of interesting statues. After the usual security process you can get a short leaflet on the exterior of the building and do a self-guided tour. We were advised... More 

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Washington, DC
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2015

I've been to 40 of the state capitols and the close setting of this building, almost in the heart of downtown Atlanta, is very different from most. There is no sprawling lawn or gate to go through. It's on a main thoroughfare and you just walk right up which is what makes it imposing. Nevertheless, the architecture is impressive and... More 

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Address: 206 Washington Street, Capitol Square, Room 214, Atlanta, GA 30334
Phone Number: 404 656 2844
Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Atlanta>  > Downtown

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