The Michigan State Capitol will be closed to the public and staff on Saturday, July 21, 2018, for electrical work associated with the ongoing Capitol Infrastructure Upgrade project. This work will require the interruption of the building’s life safety system, making it unsafe for occupancy.
Normal Saturday tours will resume on July 28, 2018.
New Year's Day
Martin Luther King Jr. Day
Fourth of July
Thanksgiving Holiday (Thursday - Sunday)
New Year's Eve
If the officially recognized state holiday falls on a weekend the Capitol is closed the preceding Friday or the Monday following the holiday. The Capitol is closed on the Saturdays of holiday weekends except for Martin Luther King Jr. Day, Presidents’ Day, and Veterans Day. Please call 517-373-2353 to verify open or closed status surrounding the holidays.
In addition to the hours posted above, when either house of the legislature or a legislative committee is in session prior to 8:00 a.m. or after 5:00 p.m., or on Saturday, Sunday or a holiday, the building shall be open to the public 30 minutes before commencement of the session and closed 30 minutes after adjournment of the Senate, House of Representatives, or legislative committee.