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Wyoming State Capitol

Cheyenne, WY
+1 307-777-7220
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Rated High Because it Will Be

We were so disappointed that the capitol is closed until 2019, which is according to their website... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Huntington Beach, California
via mobile
SAD!!! it was closed for work!

Went walking in downtown Cheyenne and wanted to go see the state capitol and so sad that it was... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
El Paso, Texas
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This Corinthian-style edifice was modeled after the Capitol in Washington, D.C. The famous Esther Hobart Morris Statue stands in front of the building, in honor of the first woman to hold judicial office in modern times.
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good31%
  • Average17%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“gold dome” (18 reviews)
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Cheyenne, WY
+1 307-777-7220
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were so disappointed that the capitol is closed until 2019, which is according to their website. However, in the state museum there is an exhibit on the renovation and a film with information about the history of the capitol and the current work bring...More

Thank MrsPickle
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went walking in downtown Cheyenne and wanted to go see the state capitol and so sad that it was closed do to construction. All there was scaffolds, it would be site to see but oh well maybe next time.

Thank terrym33
Reviewed 15 September 2017

My husband and I were on a road trip and our end point was Cheyenne (from Albuquerque, NM). We wanted to see the capitol building, but we were only able to see if from the outside and with half of it covered. The building was...More

Thank alpw
Reviewed 2 September 2017

Was touring downtown Cheyenne after dinner to look for old mansions when my wife spotted the capitol building. I enjoy touring capitol buildings due to the architecture quality that they usually have. Unfortunately, the building is covered with scaffolds and tarps at the time we...More

Thank Richard H
Reviewed 26 August 2017

Only ranked it poor because it was surrounded with construction material. I would have loved to see it, but I did stop on the side of the street and take some pictures!

Thank tgomezzzz
Reviewed 17 August 2017

I would normally rank this higher. I visited a number of years ago and remember it being quite beautiful. It has a very unique gold dome that you can see from pretty much anywhere in the city. Right now they are renovating the capitol and...More

Thank Go2theZoo
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

Everything is blocked off there, don't waste your time. Looks like they are redoing the outside as well as some interior.

1  Thank nbkda64
Reviewed 6 August 2017

For TripAdvisor Travelers seeking to visit the interior of the Wyoming State Capitol in Cheyenne, please note the Capitol is currently closed for major updates and renovations. According to staff at the Wyoming History Museum, it may be up to a year from now until...More

1  Thank CPGTheATeam
Reviewed 3 August 2017

Many states have a lot to show in their capitals. Wyoming is not bad, and this is probably one of the best stops in Cheyenne, but there state capital looks like many County Seats and some City Halls I have seen elsewhere. For the most...More

Thank Buzzard92
Reviewed 1 August 2017

The capital is pretty but I would wait until the restoration is completed to visit. There are a lot of scaffolding and construction obstructing the view.

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Response from Charles B | Reviewed this property |
I was not aware he wrote in Wyoming and saw nothing about it at the capital in Cheyenne. I do know he wrote in Austin and San Antonio, Texas. Years ago I went into the house he lived in in San Antonio. It was a little... More