The Capitol, constructed of Texas pink granite, dominates the 46-acre, park-like area. Free guided tours are 8:30 a.m.–4:30 p.m. Mon.–Fri., 9:30 a.m.–3:30 p.m. Sat. and noon–3:30 p.m. Sun. State office buildings surround the Capitol. www.tspb.state.tx.us/tspb.htm .
The Capitol Visitors Center is housed in the renovated 1857 General Land Office, the oldest state office building. Exhibits include a pictorial history of the Capitol's renovation and a 23-minute informational video, plus the history of the Texas General Land Office. One gallery features rotating exhibits. Gift shop. 512/305-8400 . www.texascapitolvisitorscenter.com .
State Capitol Complex
guided tours are 8:30 a.m.–4:30 p.m. Mon.–Fri., 9:30 a.m.–3:30 p.m. Sat. and noon–3:30 p.m. Sun.
Visit website ›
Phone : 512/305-8400
Historic | Austin
Everything you need to travel within our borders.
Get Your Guide Now ›
Plan your Texas trip then take your Passport with you.
Stay in touch with Texas.
You are now leaving TravelTex.com. You are on your way to an external website.
Economic Development & Tourism (EDT) provides these links solely for the convenience of our visitors and does not endorse, operate or control the external websites. EDT cannot be liable for direct or indirect damage to the user resulting from Internet connections, including but not limited to viruses, pop ups, spyware, or offensive materials.
Don't show this message again.