Websites Selected by Librarians
- Capitol Information Desk (402) 471-0400
- Capitol Landmark Store (402) 471-2062. Regular hours for the Landmark Store at the Capitol will be Monday-Friday, 10:00-4:30.
- Inscriptions on the Nebraska State Capitol
- Memorial Chamber The central room of the 14th Floor Observation Level is the Memorial Chamber, it is “dedicated to the forms of heroism called for in the public service and in devotion to humanity”.
- Nebraska Legislature Online
- Nebraska State Capitol web site developed by the Office of the Capitol Commission, part of the Department of Administrative Services State Building Division. Includes capitol photos, history, and tour information, and an online Capitol guided tour.
- Online Guided Tour of the State Capitol
- Photos of the Nebraska State Capitol
- State Capitol Virtual Tour
- The Sower
- Unicameral information about the Unicameral, or one-house system of government.
State Capitol - Lincoln 1445 "K" St. The Nebraska State Capitol, constructed from 1922 to 1932 at a cost of $10 million, is described by architects and historians as the nation's first truly vernacular state capitol. Seen from miles away, the building's majestic four hundred foot domed tower and low spreading base contain exterior and interior artwork representing the natural, social and political development of the State of Nebraska. 14th floor observation deck will be closed during restoration. Open year-round. Weekdays 8 am-5 pm; Sat. 10 am-5 pm, Sun. 1-5 pm. Closed Thanksgiving, Friday after Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year's Day. Tours on the hours, weekdays, 9 am-4 pm except noon. Sat., 10 am-4 pm, except noon. Sun, 1-4 pm. FREE. Call this number for tour information: (402) 471-0448. Handicapped Accessible.