Minnesota State Capitol St. Paul, MN

Designed by Cass Gilbert with inspiration from St. Peter's Basilica, the Minnesota State Capitol (1905) is an impressive architectural presence in downtown St. Paul. It is surrounded by attractive landscaped grounds and a number of monuments to local and national heroes.

Quick Facts

Go Historic ID
250205
Names
Minnesota State Capitol
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Timeline

1905
Construction of the Minnesota State Capitol
23 Feb 1972
Minnesota State Capitol added to National Register of Historic Places
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National Register Data

Minnesota State Capitol has been listed on the National Register of Historic Places with the following information. Note: some of this data may have become outdated since the listing date. View full NRHP data →

National Register ID
72000681
Date Listed
19720223
Name
Minnesota State Capitol
Address
Aurora Between Cedar and Park Sts.
City/Town
St. Paul
County
Ramsey
State
Minnesota
Category
building
Creators
Gilbert, Cass
Level of Significance
state
Years of Significance
1896; 1905
Areas of Significance
ART; POLITICS/GOVERNMENT; ARCHITECTURE