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Vandalia State House

Historic Sites, Monuments, Landmarks, and Public Art


The Vandalia State House, built in 1836, is the fourth capitol building of the U.S. state of Illinois. It is also the oldest capitol building in Illinois to survive, as the first, second, and third capitol buildings have all disappeared. The brick Federal style state house has been operated by the state of Illinois as a monument of Illinois pioneer years since 1933.

  • Architecture and Historical Buildings
  • Political and Diplomatic History
This location was created on 2014-01-25 by Clio Admin .   It was last updated on 2014-04-16 by Clio Admin .

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