Vermont State House

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  • Address:  115 State St, Montpelier, VT 05633, USA, United States
  • Timings: 07:45 am - 04:30 pm Details
  • Phone: +1-8028282228
  • Tags: Family And Kids, Architecture , Heritage Building

The seat of the General Assembly of Vermont, the Vermont State House is one of best preserved and oldest Capitols with the oldest working Legislative Halls in the United States. The building boasts of Greek Revival, Neoclassical, Rococo Revival, and Renaissance Revival architecture as well as Aesthetic Movement style in some of the restoration projects. Self guided and guided tours are available to showcase the paintings of historic scenes and former governors, murals, and galleries of various chambers. The highlight of Vermont State House is the golden coloured Capitol Dome. The beautifully maintained gardens, staircase, high ceilings, carved wooden trims, stone floor, decorative chandeliers, and the cushioned wooden seats are some of the eye-catchers during the tour.

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  • Vermont State House Address:  115 State St, Montpelier, VT 05633, USA, United States
  • Vermont State House Contact Number: +1-8028282228
  • Vermont State House Timing: 07:45 am - 04:30 pm
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  • 95% of people who visit Montpelier include Vermont State House in their plan

  • 33.33% of people start their Vermont State House visit around 3 PM

  • People usually take around 1 Hr to see Vermont State House

Monday, Wednesday and Friday

66.67% of people prefer walking in order to reach Vermont State House

People normally club together Food Pantry and Vermont College while planning their visit to Vermont State House.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures

Vermont State House Reviews & Ratings

  • This is one of the coolest places I have ever been to. Visiting from Canada, the tour was excellent. Learnt a lot about the history of the Legislature. Our tour guide was excellent and he was really funny too. He really cracked us up and made the tour interesting. This is one of the places that if I visit Vermont again, I will surely stop by again.

  • Quintessential building with history lessons in every step. Well worth the visit.

  • Not good treatment of m'ikmaq , Native american veterans and abeneki . wabanaki are also part romani. in 1991 -1996 I attended some state school scouting programs/ st Boy scout troop 111 in Brandon . and law enforcement explorer post 111 at brandon district court. They were also using indian scouting programs at industrial schools. They were for early forms of indian education in vermont. they were though the brandon state school ( supposedly for the feeble minded indians. Recently i learned about orange shirt day . it is a day for survivors of residential and industrial schools. a few Modern day industrial schools still exist to day such as job corps in vermont and maine

  • Magnificent capitol, both from the outside and inside. It's quite picture-worthy, especially at night when the building is lit nicely. The free guided tour was very informative. Definitely join one if you are visiting. I was quite surprised to learn that the legislature only meets for about four months in a year, during the first quarter! We were able to visit the legislative halls since there were no on-going sessions. At the end of the tour, visitors can stay and head to the cafeteria for food and drinks. All the staff we encountered were very friendly and helpful, especially the ladies at the gift shop. If you don't have time for the tour, you can check out the virtual tour on their website.

  • Fun, historic and I tereating. You can just walk right in and look arou d, even go to the Cafe up stairs in the back that legislators go to.

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