Left: Students sitting on a cannon with the Austin skyline in the background.

Right: A group of students standing in the underground extension of the capitol. You can see the dome of the capitol through the skylight.

Capitol Facts: The Texas State Capitol Building is the seventh-largest government building in the world. It measures 311 feet from the basement floor to the crown of the Goddess of Liberty statue atop the dome.

Above: The Texas Capitol

Right: Looking into the dome of the Texas Capitol. Notice the star at the very center of the dome.

Below: Another view of the Capitol.