Maine Capitol Building


207-287-2301 to schedule a tour.

207-287-1692 for information on the capitol.

General hours Monday – Friday 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Free guided tours are available Monday through Friday at 9, 10, 11 and 12. The folks at the capitol, also known as ‘The State House,’ suggest you call ahead to verify tour availability during your visit.

Visitors may take self-guided tours during open hours.

The building is closed weekends and all state holidays.

Map to the Capitol Building in Augusta
Maine Capitol Website

The stamp for Maine is located at the lobby information desk, 1st floor.

This information was updated in February of 2020.

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Comments from readers

What a grand building! It was very easy to get to as well. The entire state of Maine is beautiful.

-Troy K.

Great exhibit in the basement of moose, bears and other animals found in Maine. Also don’t miss the view from the upstairs porch.

-The Applenuts