N19 State House Tours Division
Secretary of the Commonwealth
State House, Room 194 (Doric Hall)
Boston, MA 02133-1035
Office Hours: Monday-Friday (except holidays) 8:45 am to 5:00 pm
Tour Hours: Monday-Friday (except holidays) 10:00 am to 3:30 pm
The Tours Division provides free, guided tours to the State House for individuals and groups. It offers two types of tours: one focuses on the architectural, artistic, and historical features of the State House; the other provides an in-depth view of state government and the legislative process. The legislative tour is available by reservation only. Tours are given between 10:00 am and 3:30 pm, Monday through Friday. Large groups should reserve three weeks in advance. The division also offers curriculum assistance to educators who are developing class units on state government.