Georgia State Capitol

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8 / 10

6 expert reviews

“A scaled-down version of the US Capitol in Washington, DC.”

– Michelin Guide

Fodor's Fodor's
"The capitol, a Renaissance-style edifice, was dedicated on July 4, 1889. The gold leaf on its dome was mined in nearby Dahlonega." Full review
Frommer's Frommer's
"Modeled after the nation's Capitol, another neoclassical edifice atop a "crowning hill," its 75-foot dome, covered in gold leaf and topped by a Statue of Freedom, is a major Atlanta landmark." Full review
Where Where
"Located on the fourth floor of the capitol, a museum displays exhibits about Georgia’s resources, history and government, plus quirky artifacts." Full review
Afar Magazine Afar Magazine
"Allows guests to see the role of the government firsthand. It's free to go on a self-guided tour...museum on the fourth floor features exhibits on Georgia wildlife and natural resources" Full review
Atlas Obscura Atlas Obscura
"A popular oddity on display in a stately building, offering a symbolic commentary.  " Full review