*Update, March 17, 2020* THE COLORADO STATE CAPITOL AND LEGISLATIVE SERVICES BUILDINGS ARE CURRENTLY CLOSED.
The legislature will meet in limited session on Monday, March 30th. The Capitol will be open for the duration of the session for those with essential business related to the session. The building will not be available for public tours. People without essential business are encouraged to access the session through the General Assembly website https://leg.colorado.gov/watch-listen and Colorado Channel https://www.coloradochannel.net/. Anybody with essential business related to the session will be required to practice appropriate social distancing measures.
Reservations are not required for groups of 10 or less unless your group has special needs.
If you have a group of 10 or less, you may join any public tour the day of your visit. Free public tours are offered hourly 10:00am-3:00pm, Monday through Friday. We recommend arriving at least 20 minutes in advance of your tour, as tours do fill.
The Capitol is closed on the weekends and most Federal holidays.
We are unable to schedule formal tours the following dates:
- Friday, April 10, 2020
- Friday, May 22, 2020
- Memorial Day - Monday, May 25, 2020 CAPITOL CLOSED
- Thursday, July 2, 2020 CAPITOL WILL BE OPEN FOR SELF-GUIDED TOURS ONLY. MR. BROWN'S ATTIC MUSEUM AND THE DOME OBSERVATION DECK WILL BE CLOSED.
- Independence Day (observed), Friday, July 3, 2020 CAPITOL CLOSED
- Labor Day - Monday, September 7, 2020 CAPITOL CLOSED
- Columbus Day - Monday, October 12, 2020 CAPITOL CLOSED
- Veterans Day - Wednesday, November 11, 2020 CAPITOL CLOSED
- Thanksgiving Day - Thursday, November 26, 2020 CAPITOL CLOSED
- Friday, November 27, 2020 - CAPITOL WILL BE OPEN FOR SELF-GUIDED TOURS ONLY. MR. BROWN'S ATTIC MUSEUM AND THE DOME OBSERVATION DECK WILL BE CLOSED.
- Thursday, December 24, 2020 - CAPITOL WILL BE OPEN FOR SELF-GUIDED TOURS ONLY. MR. BROWN'S ATTIC MUSEUM AND THE DOME OBSERVATION DECK WILL BE CLOSED.
- Christmas Day - Friday, December 25, 2020 CAPITOL CLOSED
All other dates are subject to availability.If we are unable to schedule a tour for you, you are welcome to self-guide throughout the building but note that you will not be able to visit the dome on a self-guided tour.
THE COLORADO STATE CAPITOL AND LEGISLATIVE SERVICES BUILDINGS ARE CLOSED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.
The second regular session of the 72nd General Assembly is temporarily adjourned and expected to reconvene March 30, 2020 at 10am.
*IMPORTANT UPDATE FOR STUDENT GROUPS*
Please note, we have updated our student tour guidelines, effective Fall 2018, and beginning August 10, 2019, our scheduling policies have changed. Follow the links below for important information about student guidelines and scheduling changes.
Please note that student group tours are extremely popular and space is limited for Spring 2019.
TOUR AVAILABILITY IS NOT GUARANTEED AS TIME SLOTS DO FILL UP QUICKLY.