GALLERY: AmericaJR Visits the Utah State Capitol building in Salt Lake City

The Utah State Capitol building in Salt Lake City

The Utah State Capitol is the house of government for the U.S. state of Utah. The building houses the chambers and offices of the Utah State Legislature, the offices of the Governor, Lieutenant Governor, Attorney General, the State Auditor and their staffs. The capitol is the main building of the Utah State Capitol Complex, which is located on Capitol Hill, overlooking downtown Salt Lake City. The Neoclassical revival, Corinthian style building was designed by architect Richard K.A. Kletting, and built between 1912 and 1916. The building was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1978. Beginning in 2004, the capitol underwent a major restoration and renovation project. 

Visit the Utah State Capitol building at 350 N State St, Salt Lake City, UT 84103. Tours begin on the hour from 9:00am to 4:00pm Monday–Friday, with the exception of state holidays.


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