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Wisconsin State Capitol

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Opening Hours
Monday
8:00 - 18:00
Tuesday
8:00 - 18:00
Wednesday
8:00 - 18:00
Thursday
8:00 - 18:00
Friday
8:00 - 18:00
Saturday
8:00 - 16:00
Sunday
8:00 - 16:00
608-266-0382
608-266-0382
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The tallest building

The Wisconsin State Capitol hosts both legislative chambers, along with the Wisconsin Supreme Court and the Office of the Governor. Completed in 1917, it's the 5th building to serve as capitol in Wisconsin. The surrounding streets offer many restaurants and shops. The Wisconsin State Capitol is the tallest building in Madison. They started building it in 1906 and finished in 1917. They used 43 types of stone from 6 countries and 8 states. The bronze statue on top was sculpted in 1920. In total in cost $7.25 million. It's 1 metre lower than the Capitol in Washington DC.

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The Capitol, house of democracy....

The Capitol, house of democracy. Wonderfull building in Washington were politicians discuss theire decitions. You will find it at the end of the Mall. Abraham Lincoln is directly looking to this building from his memorial statue.

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