North Carolina State Capitol
Built between 1833 and 1840, this National Historic Landmark is one of the best-preserved examples of a civic building in Greek Revival-style architecture. It originally housed the governor’s office, cabinet offices, legislative chambers, state library and state geologist’s office. The building has been restored to its 1840 to 1865 appearance. Free admission. Hours: Mon.-Fri., 8am-5pm; Sat., 10am-4pm; Sun., 1-4pm. Guided tours are available with advance notice through Capital Area Visitor Information (919-807-7950 or 866-724-8687).
Location: 1 E. Edenton St., Capitol Square, Raleigh, NC 27601
Latitude: 35° 46' 52.3194" N
Longitude: -78° 38' 20.3994" W
Special Directions: From I-40, take exit 299. Go North on Person St., take a left onto Edenton St.
- Admission Charge $: Free
- Children Welcome
- Donations Accepted
- Gift / Retail Shop
- Handicap Accessible
- Hours of Operation: Mon - Sat 9am-5pm; Sun.,1-4pm. Closed most major state holidays.
- Min # to Qualify for Group Rate: 10ppl for guided tour
- Season of Operation: Year-round
- Tour - Guided
- Tour - Self Guided
Business: (919) 733-4994
Fax: (919) 715-4030
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