Plan Your Visit

exterior of the State Capitol

The North Carolina State Capitol, completed in 1840, is one of the finest and best-preserved examples of a major civic building in the Greek Revival style of architecture. It is a National Historic Landmark.

Hours and Location

Monday - Friday 9a.m. - 5p.m.
Closed Saturday, Sunday, and most major holidays
NOTE: Restrooms in the building remain closed.

One East Edenton Street
Raleigh, N.C.


Admission is free
Donations are appreciated


Self-guided Tours
Monday – Friday 9a.m. - 5p.m.

Guided Tours
Weekdays at 10a.m. and 1p.m. A Capitol Interpreter will offer a brief overview of the history of the building ouside the east entrance.