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Your class is invited to take a guided tour of the historic Tennessee State Capitol. One of the oldest working capitols in the nation, this Greek Revival style building contains a great deal of history within its limestone walls. Staff will guide you through its historic halls and chambers to view the governor's reception room, bullet-scarred stair rail, House of Representatives, Senate, and old State Library.
Groups may be unable to view all rooms at the Capitol as it is a working building and subject to use by legislators and/or groups for meetings, ceremonies, and session.
Guided tours are available Monday through Friday on the hour, beginning at 9 a.m., with the last tour at 3 p.m. The tours take 30 to 45 minutes depending on the size of the group.
State Capitol Guided Tour -- All Ages. Staff guide school groups through the historic State Capitol covering the history of the building and Tennessee state government. Reservations are required.
Click here to view photographs of State Capitol school tours