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Idaho State Capitol Building

700 W Jefferson St, 8th Street, and State Street, Boise, ID 83702
+1 208-332-1012
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“gift shop” (45 reviews)
“white marble” (16 reviews)
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700 W Jefferson St, 8th Street, and State Street, Boise, ID 83702
+1 208-332-1012
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Reviewed 3 days ago

If you enjoy visit state capitols then this is worth a visit. It's quite small and unfortunately doesn't fill you in on its description.

Thank jackiebr63
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We were visiting from out of town and visited the Capitol building. We took some family photos in front of the building and also when we descended from the 2nd floor on the grand front steps. The Capitol building was beautiful inside as well. On...More

Thank Dawn L
Reviewed 6 days ago

Free Parking on Weekend and Immaculate Architecture, and the security guard was vary helpful and knowledgeable about all kinds of stuff relating to Our Capitol Building History. The Capitol Grounds are Beautiful. Great Place For Photography.

Thank Robert P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Idaho State Capitol Building is a beautiful replica of the U.S. Capitol in D.C. You can go in and tour the rotunda, house, and senate galleries. I went on a Saturday and it was quiet and peaceful, like a museum. A good reminder that...More

Thank 763bobb
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A really nice building of white marble, in a nice easy place to find and park. Very pretty in summer.

Thank nickmchargue
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is worth seeing. The exterior is worth a picture or two and the interior and dome interior is also worth a picture or two.

Thank Gerald G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I'm on a mission to see all fifty state capitols. This was number 19. A pretty typical building. Tours are not available unless you schedule one. Be aware the gift shop has limited hours. We thought we would visit early Monday morning, but the gift...More

Thank David R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a great building. We walked through on a Monday morning in August and were surprised how accessible everything is. We are from California and could not believe how nice everyone was. We even got to meet the Governor and he was gracious enough to...More

Thank Scott R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

While we were downtown, we stopped by the Capitol. A beautiful building with great architecture. We were able to walk freely around the capital and admire all it had to offer.

Thank Romanticgal
Reviewed October 6, 2017 via mobile

My wife and I passed through Boise on our Seattle-NY road trip in October 2017. We're sightseers all the way, and it was great to see the Capitol in the Idaho state capital. It is as attractive as many of the other Capitols, and well...More

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July 30, 2017|
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Response from danddavis | Reviewed this property |
Free of charge and way worth it.
sans g
April 2, 2017|
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Response from Don M | Reviewed this property |
The regular tours are Monday - Friday at 10am and 1pm each day.
August 18, 2015|
Response from Michelle O | Property representative |
Hello, If the dog is a service animal, it is welcome in the building. For all other animals, we request they do stay outside. Thank you for your question.