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State Capitol closed on weekends

LITTLE ROCK, AR (KAIT) -

If you have plans on visiting the Arkansas State Capitol this weekend, or any weekend during the next several months, you'll need to put those plans on hold.

The Capitol is undergoing construction and, out of concern for the safety of visitors, they are closing the Capitol Building on weekends and holidays. 

The building will still be open during normal business hours Monday through Friday.

The Capitol is expected to reopen at 2 p.m. on Saturday, December 5, for the Capitol Lighting Ceremony and will remain open through the holiday season.

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