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Sacramento Hotel near the State Capital

A capital place for your Sacramento hotel stay

Whether you’re meeting with one of the 120 members of the California State Legislature or touring the stunning artwork found under the Capitol Building’s golden dome, Kimpton Sawyer Hotel is an ideal base for travelers with the State Capitol in their sights. Our location on Downtown Commons provides convenient access to the picturesque capitol building and grounds, both listed on the National Register of Historic Places. Nestled in the heart of downtown Sacramento, the Capitol Building serves as both a historical landmark and a vibrant hub for exploration nearby Kimpton Sawyer Hotel.

Things to Do at the California State Capitol

Visitors to this iconic structure have an array of attractions and activities to suit every interest. From strolling through the lush grounds of Capitol Park and marveling at the stunning architecture, to exploring nearby museums, galleries, and bustling restaurants, there's no shortage of things to do near the Sacramento Capitol Building. Whether you're a history enthusiast, a foodie, or simply seeking a leisurely day out, this area promises an unforgettable experience in the heart of California's capital.

  • Lobby California’s 40 senators and 80 representatives at their offices in the Capitol Building
  • Take a free public tour of the Capitol Building, conducted daily on the hour from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
  • Admire the artwork in the Capitol Building: two stunning murals, portraits of 36 governors and dozens of paintings and sculptures from the permanent and loan collections
  • Stroll in the 40-acre Capitol Park among memorials, monuments and the World Peace Rose Garden, with plantings from around the world