Skip to main content Official Nebraska Government Website

The latest from the Capitol Sower

Blog · May 16, 2014

Posted by

Roxanne Smith's avatar
Roxanne Smith

Tourism Supervisor

Keep watcing to see Peregrine eyas hatching.

Blog · April 25, 2014

Posted by

Roxanne Smith's avatar
Roxanne Smith

Tourism Supervisor

Arbor Day with the First Lady

Blog · April 01, 2014

Posted by

Roxanne Smith's avatar
Roxanne Smith

Tourism Supervisor

First Egg Appears

Blog · March 07, 2014

Posted by

Roxanne Smith's avatar
Roxanne Smith

Tourism Supervisor

Youth Art on Display

Blog · March 03, 2014

Posted by

Roxanne Smith's avatar
Roxanne Smith

Tourism Supervisor

Music in the Capitol

Blog · February 21, 2014

Posted by

Roxanne Smith's avatar
Roxanne Smith

Tourism Supervisor

Celebrating Nebraska’s Birthday

Blog · January 03, 2014

Posted by

Roxanne Smith's avatar
Roxanne Smith

Tourism Supervisor

Unicameral Convenes January 8

Blog · December 03, 2013

Posted by

Roxanne Smith's avatar
Roxanne Smith

Tourism Supervisor

Official State Holiday Tree Enters the Capitol

Blog · November 26, 2013

Posted by

Roxanne Smith's avatar
Roxanne Smith

Tourism Supervisor

Happy Thanksgiving! The Capitol will be open on Saturday and Sunday

Blog · November 06, 2013

Posted by

Roxanne Smith's avatar
Roxanne Smith

Tourism Supervisor

Medal of Honor Plaque Unveiling on Veterans Day

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

Small Google Map

Find us

1445 K Street
We’re on K, between 14th and 16th Streets
Lincoln, Nebraska 68509–4696
.(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) · (402) 471–0448

Getting Here »

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.