General information 512-463-0063
Reserved Guided Tours:
• Reservations for groups of 10 or more must be made in advance by calling 512-305-8402
Walk-In Guided Tours:
• Monday – Friday: 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
• Saturday: 9:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
• Sunday: Noon – 3:30 p.m.
• Meet at the tour sign in the lobby of the capitol.
Please note that all groups of 10 or more must make reservations in advance.
Closed January 1st, Easter, Thanksgiving, December 24th and 25th.
The stamp for Texas is located in the Capitol Visitor’s Center, southeast corner of the capitol grounds.
This information was updated in January of 2020.
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Comments from readers
I was In Austin last May. We thought the capitol building was beautiful, but we did not get the chance to tour it. We went to the LBJ Library and Lady Bird Wildflower Center while in town. The Wildflower Center was one of our favorite sites on our extended tour of Presidential Libraries. I’m sure she would love the fact that many people are enjoying and communing with nature at her Center!