Discover the Ohio Statehouse.
Visitors may enter the buildings on weekdays at Third Street, State Street or the South sliding doors in the underground parking garage on the Green Level. On Saturday and Sunday, visitors may enter at Third Street or the South sliding doors in the underground parking garage on the Green Level. The Statehouse is handicapped accessible and senior friendly.
The Capitol Square complex includes the Ohio Statehouse, Senate Building and Atrium. The buildings are not only working government offices but a magnificent monument to the people and the period during which Ohio's democracy was founded and formed.
Guided tours are available every day, except on state holidays. Walk-in tours start on the hour, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on weekdays in the Map Room, and on the hour, 12 to 3 p.m. on weekends. Please call 614-728-3726 for more information or to schedule a tour for groups of more than 10 people. Visitors may take a self-guided tour. Please note that while the Ohio Statehouse is open to the public on the weekends, the House and Senate Chambers are kept locked, and are only available to be viewed during guided tours.
Tours depart from the Map Room easily accessible from the Third Street entrance. Visitors are welcome to drop in at least five minutes before the hour. Groups of 10 or more are required to call two weeks in advance to assure a guide is available for your group. Contact Katie Montgomery (firstname.lastname@example.org) at 614-728-3726 for more information or to schedule a group tour. Groups of nine or fewer are not required to schedule a tour in advance and may join any hourly tour.
If there are any specific accommodations needed for your group, even if it is fewer than 10 people, please call to schedule a tour so we can provide the best possible experience.
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1 Capitol Square
Columbus, Ohio 43215-4275
The Ohio Statehouse is located in the center of downtown Columbus, at the corner of Broad and High Streets.