California State Capitol facts for kids
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|Location||10th and L Street
|Owner||State of California|
|Management||State of California|
|Antenna spire||75.3 m (247 ft)|
|Roof||64 m (210 ft)|
|Design and construction|
|Architect||M. Frederic Butler, Reuben Clark, Gordon Parker Cummings|
California State Capitol
|NRHP reference No.||73000427|
|Added to NRHP||April 3, 1973|
The California State Capitol is a government building in Sacramento, California. It is the place where the California State Legislature meets. It also has the office of the Governor of California. The building was built between 1861 and 1874. It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1973. It was also listed as a California Historical Landmark in 1974 and 1982. The building was damaged by two earthquakes in 1892. Repairs were done between 1975 and 1982 to fix the damage. The building is 75.3 metres (247 ft) tall to the top of the dome.
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