The Panhandle Sights

Old Capitol

  • S. Monroe St. at Apalachee Pkwy. Map It
  • Tallahassee
  • Government Building

Published 09/18/2015

Fodor's Review

The centerpiece of the capitol complex, this 1842 structure has been added to and subtracted from several times. Having been restored, the jaunty red-and-white-striped awnings and combination gas-electric lights make it look much as it did in 1902. Inside, it houses a must-see museum of Florida's political history as well as the old Supreme Court chambers and Senate Gallery—a very interesting peek into the past.

Sight Information

Address:

S. Monroe St. at Apalachee Pkwy., Tallahassee, Florida, 32399, United States

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Phone:

850-487–1902

Sight Details:

  • Free
  • Self-guided tours weekdays 9–4:30, Sat. 10–4:30, Sun. noon–4:30; call for guided tours

Published 09/18/2015

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