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The food is alright, not anything fancy. Not enough items to choose from, seems the same food... read more

Reviewed December 22, 2017
Mingalaba2804
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Raleigh, North Carolina
Great Field Trip

We came here on a class field trip. It was great having a tour guide to help us understand the... read more

Reviewed December 8, 2017
zetaspeechlady
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Greenville, North Carolina
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Built as the first building in the U.S. to house a state general assembly.
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I visited here with a friend to go see our state representative in his office, who is co-sponsoring a bill. While we were there, we visited some reps from other districts to listen to their views on this matter. This is a sleek modern building,...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank c5mjb
Reviewed July 14, 2018 via mobile

The home of the NC senate and House of Representatives is a striking building. It was built in 1963 and designed by famed architect Edward Durell Stone. Stone also designed Radio City Music Hall, the Kennedy Center, and the sister office towers Chicago’s Aon Center...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Stephen T
Reviewed December 22, 2017

The food is alright, not anything fancy. Not enough items to choose from, seems the same food items sold on the same day of the week.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Mingalaba2804
Reviewed December 19, 2017

Please come to visit soon, if you're only experience here was when you were a kid, you need to come back. If you visit on January 10, you'll find many Legislators here. If you are from North Carolina, this is Your building, and Your Representatives...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank DVBerwyn
Reviewed December 8, 2017 via mobile

We came here on a class field trip. It was great having a tour guide to help us understand the design of the building and what activities occur here. Very educational! Every student should your this place!

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank zetaspeechlady
Reviewed December 1, 2017 via mobile

I wanted to see where the respective House and Senate representatives preside. The ladies at the welcome desk were super nice and provided a quick overview, along with a brochure of the building. I toured the various levels of the building to see the various...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Maseprops
Reviewed June 29, 2017

I was in town and decided to stop by the capitol. Once at the capitol I realized the legislative branch no longer worked in this building. They had their own building about 1.5 blocks north of the capitol. I was there during the last few...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Josh W
Reviewed April 4, 2017

If you are looking for one of those legislative buildings with 'wow' factor, this is most definitely not it. On the outside it looks like...a building. It is much more spacious than one would think on the inside, but it is not architecturally interesting, nor...More

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank Everette W
Reviewed March 16, 2017

Although the building is approaching 60 years in age it has maintained a sense of openness for interactions with the representatives. The galleries that overlook the House and Senate are designed in a way to allow visitors excellent viewing of the deliberations. the roof top...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank Mark B
Reviewed October 28, 2015

I work a block away from the Legislative Building and walk over quite often to get a meal or salad to go. It' pretty busy when the legislature is in session but you have a better selection of food.

Date of experience: September 2015
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