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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.
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200 E Colfax Ave, Denver, CO 80203-1776
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

If you like state capitols and seeing how everything works there, this place is interesting. It is a beautiful place and we loved how it looked. I have to count down though because of the amount of people, some homeless just laying on the capitol...More

Thank lucasashby
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Wow, what a breathtaking building. I visited one day and then came back the next day to do the guided tour. I learned a lot about the building and the state's history. Was also able to get up into the dome for great views of...More

Thank wloo_andrew
Reviewed 1 week ago

The guides will show you the many images hidden in the marble and explain who the people in the portraits are. I think it is free; definitely worth visiting and seeing the golden dome up close.

Thank Janet S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Denver has one of the most unique capital ,antique and gorgeous ,marble throughout.must visit if you come to colorado .

Thank F9056ZFsusanp
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We took the free mall ride to the last stop which is across the road from the Capitol. Made sure we had our photo on the 18th step. Then explored the inside, beautiful building, free guided tours worth the visit.

Thank fnqfamily
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wandering around town and decided to stop in to the Capitol. Glad we did. The architecture is simply beautiful.

Thank Phyllis O
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The first thing I did when I moved back to Colorado. The Docent was very professional and informative. Everyone had a great time on the tour.

Thank Tom C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I work at the Capitol and every day I feel so fortunate to walk into such a historical building. There are free tours that include the golden dome and you can sign up ahead of time or when you arrive (first floor). Students visit daily...More

Thank AspenSnowbunny
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We’ve been to a few Capitol buildings in the US and this is certainly one of the more impressive ones, for its size and decor if nothing else. We didn’t do the tour, I am sure you’d learn a lot more about the various aspects...More

Thank Julie L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It's always fun visiting our beautiful capitol with it's rich history in photos, reliefs, statues and approximately 65 ounces of .9999 pure gold from historic Cripple Creek on the dome. The inside of the building is adorned with what is believed to be the entire...More

Thank InColorfulColorado
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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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