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Veterans Service Building

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Veterans Service Building
20 W. 12th St.
Saint Paul, MN 55155

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Hours of Operation: 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM, Monday - Friday

The building is located on 12th Street between John Ireland Boulevard and Cedar Street. Public and disability access is at the main entrance on 12th Street.

How to Get Here

Access Information

The loading dock is located on the west side of the building, enter off 12th Street. Loading dock can accommodate straight trucks only; no semi-tractor trailers.

Building Occupants/Tenants

Department of Veterans Affairs
Disabled American Vets
Military Affairs
Military Order of the Purple Heart
Minnesota American Legion Auxiliary
Minnesota American Legion Headquarters
Minnesota AMVETS
Secretary of State
Veterans of Foreign Wars
Vietnam Veterans of America
VFW Auxillary

Conference Rooms

Conference Room B (seating capacity of 50), is located on the fifth floor. Contact Admin Facilities Management Service Line at 651-201-2300 to schedule


The Transportation Cafe is open on a trial basis depending on volume of customer patronage.
Hours:    Monday-Thursday, 8:00 AM - 1:30 PM
                Friday, 8:00 AM - 1:00 PM

The Rathskeller (Capitol) Cafe will remain open until the end of the legislative session.
Hours:    Monday-Thursday, 8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
                Friday, 8:00 AM - 1:00 PM

All other cafeterias on the Capitol Complex remain closed.

Catering service is available from Taher Capitol Complex Dining Services at 651-224-3004.

Year Built/Architect

1953/Brook Cavin

Building Area

87,648 square feet

Key Contact Information

Admin Facilities Management Service Line: 651-201-2300
Building Manager: Gene Peterman

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