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Nebraska State Capitol, Lincoln

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Government Building · Tourist Spot
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Admire the architecture and artwork at Nebraska State Capitol. Both the inside and the outside of the 120 m (400 ft) capitol are adorned with symbolic friezes, mosaics, and murals that depict both the world and the Nebraskan heritage. The tower provides excellent views of Lincoln and is capped by a reflective, golden dome that features a 5.8 m (19 ft) sculpture of the Sower. The building offers many amenities, including a cafeteria, gift shop with Nebraska-related books and memorabilia, restrooms, and a private room for mothers with children. Free guided tours of the capitol are readily available. It couldn't be easier to arrange your visit to Nebraska State Capitol and many more Lincoln attractions: make an itinerary online using Inspirock's Lincoln trip planning website.
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  • It’s a beautiful building and a beautiful dome. Third time was the charm! It’s always great to learn the history of any state. It’s worth the stop. Make sure to see the Lincoln Memorial on the east... 
    It’s a beautiful building and a beautiful dome. Third time was the charm! It’s always great to learn the history of any state. It’s worth the stop. Make sure to see the Lincoln Memorial on the east...  more »
  • An impressive building, we had a view of it from our hotel room. Ornate architecture and public spaces. The drawbacks -- construction going on so only half of the statuary was available (I was... 
    An impressive building, we had a view of it from our hotel room. Ornate architecture and public spaces. The drawbacks -- construction going on so only half of the statuary was available (I was...  more »
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  • Wonderful place to contemplate the history of humans on the great plains. Also has a real feel of the Midwestern ruggedness that's still practiced here today.
  • This is an amazing place! Wonderful veiw and amazing architecture! The inside is 10 times better than I could of ever imagined! Simply beautiful!!!

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