why we went: We were nearby.
when we went: Monday in late April
what we found: Pay parking on the street right in front, walked right in, through security, and joined a tour that was about to start.
how long we were there: About 35 minutes
what it cost: Free
what we thought: Quite an ornate capitol building. We saw a quote from Theodore Roosevelt saying the The Pennsylvania State Capitol is the handsomest building he ever saw.