Strategically centered in downtown Columbia, the South Carolina State House is the seat of state government in South Carolina. The State House is home to both the Governor and Lt. Governor’s offices, as well as the House and Senate chambers.
Free guided and self-guided tours of the State House are available Monday – Friday, while only guided tours are available the first Saturday of each month. Visitors may enter the State House through the public entrance which is on the Sumter Street side of the building.
The State House Gift Shop provides tourists and other guests with an opportunity to buy an array of items reminiscent of South Carolina to help commemorate their trip to the capitol.Visit Our Website Get Directions