Completed in 1851, this National Historic Landmark is a museum of state history and politics. Additions to the building were made several times. The Capitol was restored in 1992. The Confederacy began in the original Senate chamber and the Selma to Montgomery 1965 Voting Rights March ended on the street in front of the building. Today, the governor and other executive branch officers still occupy offices in the Capitol.
Selma, Alabama | Built in 1847, the building served as a hospital for Confederate soldiers during the Civil War and houses a collection of historical documents pertaining to the Civil War such as money, pardons, and many others.
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