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Colorado State Capitol

200 E Colfax Ave, Denver, CO 80203-1776
+1 303-866-2604
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A key feature in the Denver skyline because of its gold bell-shaped dome, the Capitol Building, fittingly in the Mile High City, has a point located at exactly 5,280 feet above sea level. Free tours are available for visitors.
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good37%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Hours Today: 07:30 - 17:00
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200 E Colfax Ave, Denver, CO 80203-1776
Capitol Hill
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+1 303-866-2604
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The building is beautiful, the tour was wonderfully educational and entertaining and we loved it! Our 16 and 17 year old really enjoyed it and it was great to be able to go up to the dome and see the city. It really was a...More

Thank Tina T
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

My wife and I passed by the Denver State Capitol while walking to the Museums. There is a specific step stating, "One Mile Above Sea Level." My wife decided this was the perfect photo op, so we stopped for a quick picture. There is also...More

Thank Alex M
Reviewed 6 days ago

We were here on a Sunday, so the building was closed but we still got to wander around the grounds and step on the 1 mile step.

Thank Trevor D
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had one day in Denver and this was well worth a visit and tour around. Guide very informative and pleasant.

Thank Michael G
Reviewed 1 week ago

We took the tourist photo on the step marking one mile above sea level and tried to find the tour. The entrances were all locked until we found the basement entrance. We never did find the tour, but looked at the art and architecture. It...More

Thank Nancy B
Reviewed 1 week ago

The State Capitol provides hourly tours of the Capitol. There is no entrance fee. I am handicapped and use an electric scooter. The tour was accessible - when the group walked up stairs to the next floor, my husband and I would take the elevator...More

Thank Susan A
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a great family stop for many years. Now, I enjoy the Capital when I return to Denver to visit.

Thank Anita C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We took the tour of the building which allows you access to the roof of the dome via 99 steps. The view is well worth it. The building is beautiful.

Thank hkr0927
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you like grand buildings that we paid for where little or nothing goes on then its worth the stop. I myself like history so when in any state capital I check it out. If you are like me get some pics.

Thank Matt R
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very clean and organized inside. Parking can be difficult as it is downtown but the walk is nice. Very pretty building and location.

Thank Cristi P
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Amanda Y
11 May 2017|
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Response from rich n | Reviewed this property |
10am to 3pm Monday through Friday. Walk-ins are welcome.
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Lynn H
1 May 2016|
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Response from BobC1510 | Reviewed this property |
There are public lots all around the capitol. Most are reasonably priced. If you're staying at one of the downtown hotels I would recommend catching the 16th Street Bus.
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KatiefromHaiti
14 June 2015|
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Response from Diana Z | Reviewed this property |
no booking tour ahead of time they are like on the hour great tour you can walk it yourself too BUT when you take the tour you get to go up to the top and it's worth it great view and the steps are not as bad as they say... More
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