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Blog · April 25, 2010

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Roxanne Smith

Tourism Supervisor

Capitol Commission’s 2010 Schedule

The Nebraska State Capitol Commission has set their schedule of quarterly Commission meetings for 2010.

Blog · April 24, 2010

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Robert Ripley

Administrator

Exterior Masonry Update

Work on the Capitol Exterior Masonry Project stopped early due to the unusual December snow storms.

Multimedia · April 14, 2010

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Roxanne Smith

Tourism Supervisor

Summer Days

Northside ( Raphaele Hunter )

Multimedia · April 12, 2010

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Roxanne Smith

Tourism Supervisor

Abraham Lincoln Portrait

Abraham Lincoln Statue Closeup ( Flickr )

Are You Interested in Seeing the Building in Person?

We're open 7 days a week, so plan a visit here. Then, explore some photos and perhaps read more about the Memorial Chamber.

Capitol quick facts

  • Construction started in 1922, completed in 1932.
  • The architect was Bertram G. Goodhue.
  • There are 15 floors above ground.
  • The building is 400 feet tall.
  • It is the third Nebraska State Capitol.
  • It cost $9.8 million in 1932 dollars.

Discover the American architectural masterpiece

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1445 K Street
We’re on K, between 14th and 16th Streets
Lincoln, Nebraska 68509–4696
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Building hours

  • Monday ‐ Friday: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • Saturday ⁄ Holidays: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • Sunday: 1 to 5 p.m.
  • Tours Available on the Hour
    (Except at Noon)
  • Open every day except Thanksgiving Day, the Friday after, Christmas Day, and New Year’s Day.