Kansas State Capitol - Directions and Parking
SW 8th and SW Van Buren • Topeka KS 66612
From I-70 E: exit at 8th Avenue (Exit 362B.) Merge onto Monroe Street. Right onto SE 8th Avenue to the Capitol.
From I-70 W: exit at 10th Avenue (Exit 362C.) Left onto SE 10th Avenue. Right onto SW Jackson Street. Left onto SW 8th Avenue to the Capitol.
From the south: exit Kansas Turnpike at Topeka Boulevard. Left onto SW Topeka Boulevard. Right onto SW 8th Avenue to the Capitol.
Building Access and Parking Information
Public entrance is located on 8th Avenue.
- Underground garage on 8th Avenue: free for two hours. Clearance into garage is 8 feet 2 inches. Elevators take visitors into the building.
- Street: metered parking on Jackson Street between 8th and 9th Avenues for up to 10 hours. Meter fees vary. Free Saturday and Sunday. Visitors enter the building on ground level at the semi-circular drive on 8th Avenue.
Visitors arriving by bus can be dropped off at the semi-circular drive on 8th Avenue and enter the building on ground level. Free bus parking for up to four hours is available at the Judicial Center parking lot, 10th Avenue and Harrison Street.
Please note: visitors can only enter the building from the 8th Avenue ground level entrance. They can exit from doors in any wing. Reentrance is only permitted at the 8th Avenue ground level entrance.
Attention school groups: please provide adult chaperones and bus drivers with parking, drop off, and pick up information.