State Capitol Tours
Monday - Friday 8 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Weekends and Holidays 8 a.m. - 4 p.m.
2 East Main Street
Madison, WI 53702-0001
Free tours are offered daily, year round: Monday - Saturday 9, 10, 11 a.m. and 1, 2 and 3 p.m.; Sunday 1, 2 and 3 p.m. A 4 p.m. tour is offered on weekdays Memorial Day through Labor Day. No tours are available New Years Day, Easter Sunday, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Eve and Christmas Day.
Tours depart from the ground floor Tours and Information Desk. Plan on spending 45-55 minutes for a tour.
The sixth floor museum and observation deck is also open during the summer months, M-Sa 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. and Su 12-5p.m.
Groups of ten or more can make an on-line reservation for a tour at:
Groups of less than ten do not require a reservation.
Virtual Reality and Picture Tours are also available online. (see website)