State Capitol Tours
Phone (608) 266-0382 -- Capitol and Tour Info
Wisconsin's Capitol building is open to the public:Address
Weekdays 8 am to 6 pm
Weekends and holidays 8 am to 4 pm
Free tours are offered daily, year round except on the following holidays:
New Year's Day
Tours start at the information desk:
Monday through Saturday at 9, 10, and 11 am and 1, 2, and 3 pm
Sundays at 1, 2, and 3 pm
A 4 pm tour is offered weekdays (M-F), excluding holidays, during Memorial Day through Labor Day
2 East Main Street
Madison, WI 53702-0001
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)