Georgia State Capitol

Top 2% of attractions in Atlanta
8 / 10

7 expert reviews

“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.”

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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
Lonely Planet Lonely Planet
Top Choice
"The gold-domed capitol is Atlanta's political hub. The free tours include a film about the legislative process and a glance at the government's communications facility." Full review
Michelin Guide Michelin Guide
2 Stars
"A scaled-down version of the US Capitol in Washington, DC." 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 on the fourth floor features exhibits on Georgia wildlife and natural resources" Full review
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