Florida Historic Capitol Museum and its collection

Florida Historic Capitol Museum

The Florida State Capitol in Tallahassee , Florida , is an architecturally and historically significant building listed on the National Register of Historic Places . The Capitol is at the intersection of Apalachee Parkway and South Monroe Street in downtown Tallahassee, Florida. The Historic Capitol, sometimes called "The Old Capitol," built in 1845, was threatened with demolition in the late 1970s when the new capitol building was built. Having been restored to its 1902-version in 1982, the Historic Capitol is directly behind the new Capitol building. Its restored space includes the Governor's Suite, Supreme Court, House of Representatives and Senate chambers, rotunda, and halls. Its adapted space contains a museum exhibiting the state's political history, the Florida Historic Capitol Museum , which is managed by the Florida Legislature. On April 18, 2012, the AIA 's Florida Chapter placed the Historic Capitol Building (Restoration) on its list of Florida Architecture: 100 Years. 100 Places . The New Tower houses executive and legislative offices and the chambers of the Florida Legislature (consisting of the Florida Senate and Florida House of Representatives ). The Florida Department of Management Services maintains the Capitol Complex, which is open to the public Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. (excluding state holidays ).

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Florida Historic Capitol Museum
South Monroe Street 400
FL 32399 Tallahassee

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Opening hours

9:00 – 16:30
9:00 – 16:30
9:00 – 16:30
9:00 – 16:30
9:00 – 16:30
10:00 – 16:30
12:00 – 16:30




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South Monroe Street 400, Tallahassee

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