Texas Capitol Visitors Center
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The 1888 granite & marble structure has a significant rotunda & dome plus House & Senate chambers.
Hours: Monday through Saturday, 9:00 am to 5:00 pm; Sunday, noon – 5 pm Cost: Free Visit the oldest state office building in Texas and learn about soldiers during the Texas Revolution, ranching, construction of the Capitol and about famous writer O Henry, who worked in the building.
The Visitors Center is a must when visiting the city. The building is historical and beautiful and holds the history of the city of Austin.
The Austin capital building is the only US capital bigger than the White House - thanks to the statue on top! Take the tour - amazing stories!