PA Capitol Self-Guided Tour Mobile App

Planning a visit on a weekend* or holiday? Click here for important information.

Pennsylvania's Capitol building was officially opened on October 4, 1906, and was heralded by President Theodore Roosevelt as "the handsomest building I ever saw" at its dedication ceremony.

We invite you to explore the Capitol using this self-guided tour. This app will help you navigate through this historic building, highlighting both the history and architecture that make our Capitol unique. Visitors are welcome to explore the Capitol building at their leisure between the hours of 8:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. on regular weekdays only.

With this app you can:

  • Learn about each of the self-guided tour stops including the Rotunda, House Chamber, Senate Chamber and the Supreme Court
  • Visit the Welcome Center
  • Learn how a bill becomes law in Pennsylvania
  • Explore other educational material and activities

This app is available in English, Spanish, French, Italian, and German.

*Room stops within the app are not available for self-guided tours on weekends and holidays.