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Mississippi State Capitol

Open today: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Patterned after the National Capitol, this has been the Capitol building for the state of Mississippi since 1903. Today it is major tourist attraction as well as the focus of Mississippi state government activities.
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Hours Today: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Suggested Duration:1-2 hours
400 High St, Jackson, MS 39201-1006
+1 601-359-3114
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We enjoyed touring the Capitol Building. So much great history and interesting facts, as conveyed to us by our wonderful tour guide, Jackie!
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We visited in the evening, after traveling all day. Did not get to go inside as the hour was late. Grounds are beautiful, still lots to see/read.
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We were the only ones on our tour, so got to ask all the questions we wanted. Our guide was great - full of information and very personable. The building itself is a real treasure - all the beautiful domes!
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We had a marvelous time at our first book festival on the capital grounds. There were many authors there to sell and autograph there works. Several book publishers had large selections of autographed books available for sale. Several book panels were held in the capital. We
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We had heard about the book tour and being able to go and meet nearly 100 authors. We toured all the tables and met many authors. It was a sweltering August Day and folks were handing out water, little gifts, and edible treats. The number of books was amazing! Wish I had had my
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