General hours, 8-4 Monday through Friday. Self-guided tour brochures are available; ask at the security desk upon entry.
Free tours of the Capitol Building:
• Monday through Friday at 9 a.m., 10 a.m., 11 a.m., 1 p.m., 2 p.m., and 3 p.m.
• Groups of ten or more should make a reservation prior to their visit
The Tennessee capitol is closed all weekends and holidays.
The stamp for Tennessee is located at the first floor information desk.
This information was updated in January of 2020.
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Comments from readers
The large walled areas around the capitol grounds are unique and quite impressive. Feels like a fortress overlooking the city and surrounding areas.
a happy capitol traveler