South Carolina State House, Columbia

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Government Building · Architectural Building
The South Carolina State House is the building housing the government of the U.S. state of South Carolina, which includes the South Carolina General Assembly and the offices of the Governor and Lieutenant Governor of South Carolina. Located in the capital city of Columbia near the corner of Gervais and Assembly Streets, the building also housed the Supreme Court until 1971.
The State House is in the Classical Revival style; it is approximately 180 feet (55 m) tall, 300 feet (91 m) long, 100 feet (30 m) wide. It weighs more than 70,000 short tons (64,000 t) and has 130,673 square feet (12,140 m2) of space.
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  • Was in city for 4th of july weekend. Beautiful building. Can walk all around it... and great for pics and we actually can across 2 photo shoots.  more »
  • The grounds contain landscaping that is very beautiful. Statues from our major conflicts abound, and well as heroes and even a villain. The state house is beautiful, portraits galore, contains...  more »

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