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Washington State Legislative Building Tour

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416 Sid Snyder Ave SW, Olympia, WA 98501-1347
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From glamorous Alaskan marble to a century old threadbare carpet - this is a place worth visiting

One might think a walk through a Capitol state building, with all the serious affairs transpiring... read more

Reviewed January 24, 2018
elikoleva
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Vancouver
Interesting

Information booth is in an excellent location. Tour was interesting. Grounds are well maintained... read more

Reviewed July 19, 2017
JoAnne2013
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Preeceville, sk
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Jan 24, 2018
“From glamorous Alaskan marble to a century old threadbare carpet - this is a place worth visiting”
Jul 19, 2017
“Interesting”
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416 Sid Snyder Ave SW, Olympia, WA 98501-1347
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Reviewed January 24, 2018

One might think a walk through a Capitol state building, with all the serious affairs transpiring by the minute, would make one feel as small and unimportant as a bug. Yet this building is so light and airy and the free access to daily deliberations...More

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Reviewed July 19, 2017

Information booth is in an excellent location. Tour was interesting. Grounds are well maintained. Good introduction to state Leg.

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Reviewed February 24, 2017 via mobile

We took our 4 kids, ages 7-13, & had an amazing time! Our guide was great & made the information relevant, engaging & interesting to our kids. They even asked questions that were relevant (we were stunned). Guide did a great job of keeping them...More

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Reviewed September 30, 2016 via mobile

I wanted to share my experience today at the Capital campus. I'm sharing so that others don't have the experience we did. We traveled from across the state and thought it would be nice to visit the Capital. I get to visit Olympia often myself...More

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Reviewed June 14, 2013

The Legislative Building in Olympia was a relaxing, interesting, and educational experience. It's beautiful inside and out; and the volunteer guide was a wealth of fascinating historical facts that brought it to life. Very impressive place, and on lovely grounds to stroll around on a...More

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Reviewed May 22, 2012

There aren't many old, impressive buildings in the west. 100 years ago Olympia was mostly dirt roads, so this amazing marble building from the 20s is really something to see if you are into history.. How did Washington get a building like this? After all,...More

Thank Jon K
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Reviewed April 23, 2012

I just returned from touring the capitol building where I saw the marble walls, ceiling to floor, and was impressed that it had survived the great earthquake that lifted it off the ground and settled it back down with only damages that could be repaired....More

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