Admin is responsible for the approval and coordination of special events and public rallies within Capitol Complex buildings and grounds. Spaces available for public events include:
More event resources and instructions for acquiring an event permit are listed below. If you have additional questions or special needs, please contact us.
NOTE: No public event permit is approved until the applicant receives a signed, approved application from the State of Minnesota. Do not announce, promote or advertise the event before you have received an approved, signed copy of your application.
The MN Historical Society (MHS) at the State Capitol Historic Site will now offer equipment rental for event holders at the State Capitol Building. Available equipment includes tables, chairs, podium with small speaker, Bose expanded public address (PA) system, ADA accessible podium and accessible ramp, risers, easels, coat racks, projection screen, blue back drop and several other items.
Rental agreements are currently being accepted for events taking place after November 1, 2012. If you are interested in renting equipment from MHS for your event, please contact them directly at 651-259-3298. If you will be using a vendor other than MHS, information regarding delivery will be provided to you.
Reference the full list of resources below for more information regarding public events.
Events and activities in public spaces on the Minnesota State Capitol Complex also include Cass Gilbert and Leif Erickson Parks. For more information, please call our service line at 651-201-2300.