Austin State Capitol Walking Tour is a 3.4 mile moderately trafficked loop walk through downtown Austin, TX. This walk is good for all skill levels, and is a great opportunity to see some historical buildings in Austin's city center.

The loop is primarily used for hiking and walking and is accessible year-round. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash. This walking tour provides the visitor with many views of Texas History: the beautiful state capitol building, the capitol grounds filled with historic monuments and memorials, and museums dedicated to Texas History and famous Texans.

Pack List

  • Good walking shoes
  • Sun protection
  • Water
  • Cash / money for lunch 
  • Map
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RT Distance 3.4 Miles
Elevation Gain 101 Feet
Activities Hiking
Skill Level Beginner
Season Year Round
Trail Type Point-to-Point
Dog Friendly


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