Atlanta Metro / Atlanta

Georgia Capitol Museum

206 Washington St.
Atlanta, GA 30334


Completed in 1889 and recently renovated, the Georgia Capitol is a working government building. The Georgia General Assembly is in session beginning the second Monday in January and continues for 40 working days. During this time, the Capitol is busy with activity. Visitors can watch the proceedings from the public gallery. 

The Georgia Capitol Museum is a public educational institution housed in the Capitol building under the administration of the University of Georgia Libraries. The museum collects, maintains and exhibits significant artifacts, including historic flags and works of art, within the Capitol.

The Georgia State Capitol is open to the public 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday and is closed on weekends and holidays. Guided tours are available for groups of 10 or more with a reservation. Groups of less than 10 may take a self-guided tour weekdays from 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. with no reservation required. Call 404-463-4536 to make reservations.

Info & Amenities

  • Hours of Operation

    Monday: 8:00AM - 5:00PM
    Tuesday: 8:00AM - 5:00PM
    Wednesday: 8:00AM - 5:00PM
    Thursday: 8:00AM - 5:00PM
    Friday: 8:00AM - 5:00PM

    Admission & Fees

    Admission Fee $0.00

    Facility Amenities

    Bus / Motorcoach Parking on Site

    Guided Tours / Guide Available

    Parking on Site

    Public Restrooms

    Self-guided Tours

    General Information


    Free Admission

    Handicapped Accessible

    Group Amenities


    Suitable for Ages

    All Ages