Colorado State Capitol

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The Colorado State Capitol Building, located at 200 East Colfax Avenue in Denver, Colorado, United States, is the home of the Colorado General Assembly and the offices of the Governor of …
The Colorado State Capitol Building, located at 200 East Colfax Avenue in Denver, Colorado, United States, is the home of the Colorado General Assembly and the offices of the Governor of Colorado and...

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Mar 29, 2024
Entering the capitol was very difficult- there are confusing signs on the regular entry doors redirecting you to another vague location. The capitol was kind of small compared to others I've toured. … Full review by Puppeteergirl
Nov 26, 2023
This was interesting in that they tell you the details of how/when it was built and where much of the stone was resourced from (shocker - Colorado), show you some beautiful rooms and answer all your … Full review by CrystalEats
Nov 3, 2023
Very enjoyable. The tour guide took her time to give us historic history. She took her time and did not rush us. The interior of the State Capital is breath taking. We even got to go all the way to t… Full review by Mugells

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Architect:Elijah E. Myers
Architectural style:Neoclassical style
Date founded:November 1894

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Is it safe to visit the capitol? I heard there is a lot Of crime in the area.
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Really? The state capital having crime. There is staff everywhere. Stop reading fake news.
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I know the building is closed on the weekend. Can we still see the famous mile high mark though on Sunday?
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Yes, you can see and stand on the step in the front of the capitol building that is a mile above sea level at any time.
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About how long was the tour?
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40-60 minutes
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Besides the Sheraton is there a hotel from which we could see the July 3 fireworks . The Sheraton gets pretty mixed reviews.
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Sorry. We have not stayed downtown for many years.
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Answer by Kenya N · Jan 23, 2018
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What times are the free tours?
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I believe that they have tours every hour during working hours. I don't know if it varies from season to season but I would look at their website for more in depth times, schedules, and seasons.
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Why are times on the JBC schedule listed as tentative?
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The Committee operates at the pace of its choosing. If the Committee desires to spend more or less time on an agenda item, then the next item will often...
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