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Wyoming State Capitol

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Address: Cheyenne, WY
Phone Number: 307-777-7220
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This Corinthian-style edifice was modeled after the Capitol in Washington,...

This Corinthian-style edifice was modeled after the Capitol in Washington, D.C. The famous Esther Hobart Morris Statue stands in front of the building, in honor of the first woman to hold judicial office in modern times.

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The beautiful capitol is under renovation. So, put this on a must do but later list. It is completely closed now.

5 of 5 starsReviewed 2 weeks ago
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stopped here hoping to see a bit more of the Capitol than we did. While we knew that we couldn't get inside due to the renovations, I hadn't expected so much external scaffolding. From what I could see though it does look cool.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The beautiful capitol is under renovation. So, put this on a must do but later list. It is completely closed now.

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Baltimore, Maryland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2016 via mobile

Enjoyed visiting Wyoming. People are so personable and pleasant. I have faith in humanity again. Just passing through. We will be coming back to see more. Happy.

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Bedford, Texas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2016 via mobile

The state capital is beautiful. The dome stands out an reflects the importance of the building. While it was being renovated on our visit, the renovation did not distract from its beauty.

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Escanaba, Michigan
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2016

We went there on a wim, was not dissapointed . Beautiful place, great painting and aarchiture . Wouild love to visit whenm the place was busy and hustling

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San Antonio, Texas
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2016

The Capitol was blocked off due to construction. Pretty average but may be more appealing once the construction is finished.

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Los Angeles, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2016

They are currently working on the outside of the capitol building and there is scaffolding everywhere. In its current state of repairs, it's not the best for taking pictures,

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Lubbock, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2016

Renovation going on. Attorney General Peter K Michael was giving a tour of Capitol grounds to some young men attending Boys State Competition. Michael was kind enough to answer several questions for me regarding the on going renovation. As visitors to Wyoming my friend and I are impressed with the kindness and helpfulness extended to us. I hope some day... More 

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Coventry
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2016 via mobile

One of the places we wanted to visit in Cheyenne was the State Capitol Building. Unfortunately, it is closed for renovation and will be for the next three years. We managed to get a great photo of us in front of the building, by standing on the bench outside the railings (photo taken by the trolley driver)

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Mukilteo, Washington
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2016 via mobile

There's a lot of American history that comes from Wyoming, particularly involving that area West of the Mississippi, and Cheyenne is the center of it.

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