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Kansas State Capitol - Plan your visit

Kansas State Capitol, Topeka

Locating the Capitol

Please do not use your GPS coordinates to visit the site. Use our driving directions to the parking lot on the north side of the building.

Entering the building

  • Only public entrance is on ground level through the north wing off 8th Avenue
  • Underground parking garage entrance is located on 8th Avenue between Harrison and Van Buren, open 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. Monday - Friday
  • Off street parking available on 8th Avenue

Capitol Square


  • No fee
  • Closed Sundays and state holidays

Historic tours

  • Tour description
  • Monday - Friday, January - May: 9, 10 a.m., 11 a.m.,  1 p.m., 2 p.m., 3 p.m.
  • Monday - Friday, June - December: 9 a.m., 11 a.m., 1 p.m., 3 p.m.
  • Saturday: 10, and 11 am., 1, 2, and 3 pm.

Dome tours

  • Tour description
  • Monday - Friday: 9:15 a.m., 10:15 a.m.,  11:15 a.m., 12:15 p.m., 1:15 p.m., 2:15 p.m., 3:15 p.m.
  • Saturday: 10:15, and 11:15 am., 12:15, 1:15, 2:15, and 3:15 pm.

Second floor rotunda, Kansas State Capitol, Topeka

Public transportation

  • Through Topeka Transit
  • Via routes West 10th, West 21st, West 6th, Huntoon, West 17th, West 29th, White Lakes, South California, West 10th Sp

Additional information

  • ADA accessible. Please notify us prior to your visit if you or a member of your party requires accommodation for special needs or disabilities.
  • Don's Snack Shop, located at 380-W, is open weekday mornings
  • Use this facility for public events

Guides, activities, and maps

Information, map, and activities to print and bring along.

Capitol Store

  • Open 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. Monday - Friday
  • Shop during visiting hours
  • Wide selection of Kansas gifts

Local travel links

Topeka Visitor Information

Freedom's Frontier National Heritage Area

Upcoming Events


Driving directions