The Maine State House
The Maine State House

The Maine State House, the state's historic capitol, was built on Augusta's Weston Hill between 1829 and 1832. It was designed by Charles Bullfinch, America's first native-born architect. Since its construction, the State House has been renovated and expanded.

The State House includes Maine's Legislative Chambers and the Office of the Governor. Visitors can study the building's historic architecture, see displays of Maine battle flags and portraits of former Governors. For a free tour of the State House, contact the Maine State Museum.


Events
02/04/2018
Fort Western Living History Museum will host a special lecture series "Bring Out Your Dead! The Art…
02/20/2018
Spend your school vacation at the Maine State Museum!  Explore the technology of World War I…
02/24/2018
Join Waterville Creates! for Snow Sculpting in the Park with Amanda Bolduc and Cathy...
03/01/2018
Join the Maine State Archives, The Maine State Library, and the Maine State Museum for a…
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