Inside of these three photo galleries are all 50 state capitols. Collectively, these locations house much of this country's state and federal political history while continuing to shape our future.
37 imagesBefore launching our eight road trips across the United States, we agreed to visit the capitols because most are magnificent buildings that stand proudly in the center of the state they govern. Please enjoy your photographic tour.
38 imagesIf these state capitol photos prompt you to visit them all, then purchase The Capitol Collection passport book before you start. It provides information on each state with room for a stamp that records your visit.
36 imagesAt first glance, the beauty of most state capitols rivals the world's cathedrals and museums. Then take a closer look with the help of a tour guide to decode their symbolism and history. They are a fascinating visit.