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All reviews guided tour beautiful building glass floor governor's office house and senate chambers supreme court school tour personal tour every half hour past governors under renovation inside the building field trip civil war school groups great place to visit worth the trip
As a family, we visit state capitols and get a stamp in our capitol passport book. We have been to over 20 capitols and hadn't done our own state! This capitol is my favorite because I grew up down the road from it and seeing...More
Easily one of the most gorgeous buildings I have ever been in. Every time I am traveling through Lansing and have time to spare, I try to visit the state capitol building. I have been there at least a dozen times now and every time...More
This is a very interesting place to visit. There are tours, but we had the choice of doing a self tour or joining a group of a grade 4 children. The guidebook is very useful and full of interesting facts.
The inside of the Capitol has been restored over the years and is very beautiful. I can't help but wonder however about the necessity of having decorative hand-painted walls. It must have cost a small fortune to do! The outside of the building is becoming...More
The State Capitol building is a true gem. They offer guided and self guided tours but take the guided tour. The Docents are friendly and very knowledgeable. If you visit on a Tuesday, Wednesday, or Thursday morning, you may see the Legislature in action.
Every year or so I make sure to take another trip to the Michigan Capitol - it's always relatively empty and there is something new to see or notice that you may have overlooked on a prior visit.
Given its history of being built with...More
This is one of the better marketed Capitols we have visited. We toured the building with a 3rd grade class and found it educational and entertaining. We appreciated learning more about the Capitol. It was great to learn that one of Michigan's favorite governors, Austin...More
Great place to visit if your a MIchigander..you can take a tour or DIY tour. You can go into the gallery when the lawmakers are in session or go check out the rotunda and check out the glass floor. Many old flags since the civil...More
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The tour is free. Out tour guide was knowledgeable and diligent in sharing the information he knew. We had a choice to join a school/day camp class or wait for another time and chose to go with the group and it was fun and... More
The tour is free. Out tour guide was knowledgeable and diligent in sharing the information he knew. We had a choice to join a school/day camp class or wait for another time and chose to go with the group and it was fun and interesting to hear the questions for the younger children.