Designated a National Historic Landmark, Pennsylvania's State Capitol was designated to be a Palace of Art. Located in the heart of Harrisburg, guided tours of the capitol are offered seven days a week, with a few exceptions. Visit www.pacapitol.com or call 800-868-7672 for details.
The building is Italian Renaissance-style and the dome is modeled after St. Peter's Basilica in Rome. The Capitol also contains a large collection of art, sculpture and murals. Free tours are available.