Capitol Park Tours

Tour the Capitol Park!

Take a free guided tour through one of the most beautiful State Capitol grounds in the nation. Immerse yourself in the rich history and the lush gardens of this iconic location. This is a FREE event put on by California State Parks and Recreation.
Free Online Reservations

Take a free guided tour through one of the most beautiful State Capitol grounds in the nation. Immerse yourself in the rich history and the lush gardens of this iconic location. Discover trees and shrubs from around the globe in this 40 acre urban park. Hear fascinating stories about the memorials and monuments dedicated to California’s heroes. Stroll through the refreshing World Peace Rose Garden and admire the varieties of colors and scents. Reserve your spot now and embark on an unforgettable Capitol Park Tour. This is a FREE event put on by California State Parks and Recreation.

Notes:

  • Meet at 13th Street and Capitol Avenue (Hiram Johnson Parkway) inside the park directly behind the Capitol.
  • Tours will be cancelled during inclement weather.
  • Registration is not requiredbut recommended.
  • Walk-ins are accepted if we do not exceed our tour capacity of 35 people.
  • Groups of 20 or more must register in advance.

 Please call the Capitol Tour Office at 916-324-0333 or email capitolmuseumevents@parks.ca.gov with any questions.

CAPITOL PARK TOUR
Summer tours: April – October, Sunday and Wednesday 11:00 AM

Winter tours: November – March, Sunday and Wednesday 1:00 PM
Inside Capitol Park at 13th Street and Capitol Avenue
(marked as the Hiram Johnson Memorial Parkway within the park)

Capitol Park Map

FREE Online Tour Reservations

Visit our EventBrite page for more details and tour dates.