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Arkansas State Capitol - Little Rock, AR
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Sneakin Deacon
N 34° 44.798 W 092° 17.333
15S E 565090 N 3845176
Quick Description: The Arkansas State Capitol sits at the end of Capitol Street in Downtown Little Rock.
Location: Arkansas, United States
Date Posted: 7/9/2006 1:59:27 PM
Waymark Code: WMGWQ
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member SCOTUS
Views: 61

Long Description:
The Arkansas Capitol Building stands 230 feet tall is capped with a dome and cupola. The building was built over a century ago and is similar to the United States Capitol and has been used in many movies as a stand in. The construction started in 1899 with George Mann and ended in 1915 with Cass Gilbert.

The Capitol stands at the end of Capitol Street in Downtown Little Rock. The Coordinates will take you to the East Portico. Parking in the area is limited especially when the legislature is in session.
Type of Capitol: State, Province, Canton, or Other Primary Division of a Nation

Address:
Capitol Ave & Woodlane St.
Little Rock, AR United States
72201


Dates of Construction: 1899 - 1915

Major Renovations: http://www.sos.arkansas.gov/

Hours: 7:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Capitol Web Site: [Web Link]

Historical Monuments/Memorials:
1. Monument to Confederate Soldiers 2. Monument to Confederate Women 3. Memorial Fountain 4. Medal of Honor Memorial 5. Confederate War Prisoner's Memorial 6. Bauxite Boulder (Memorial to WW II Veterans)


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