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“Beautiful Old Building”
4 of 5 bubbles Review of Old Capitol Museum

Old Capitol Museum
Ranked #2 of 26 things to do in Iowa City
Certificate of Excellence
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Owner description: This was the seat of government when Iowa City was the state capital.
Iowa City, Iowa
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58 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 296 helpful votes
“Beautiful Old Building”
Reviewed April 3, 2012

Wonderful, historic old building. I highly recommend a trip.

Visited June 2011
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illinois
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62 reviews
28 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
“Trip back in time.”
Reviewed March 11, 2012

Learn history first hand and see how Iowa help settle the frontier.

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Iowa
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137 reviews
33 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
“In downtown town Iowa City”
Reviewed March 2, 2012

Enjoy a walk throught Old Capitol, and experience the goverment furnishings of by gone days!

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Iowa City, Iowa
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18 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
“Beautiful, one of a kind historic building.”
Reviewed February 25, 2012

One of a kind, beautiful, historical building. My favorite building in Iowa City. Not to be missed!

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Iowa City
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127 reviews
59 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
“Neat old Capitol”
Reviewed February 16, 2012

New gold dome after a fire not much to see inside.

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Thank Doc1950
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