Capital or Capitol?


What is the difference between these two? Here’s how it breaks down . . .


The Capit
al is the city or town that is the seat of government in a state or nation.


The Capit
ol is the building in which the state legislative body meets.


For information about New Mexico’s Capitol & State Houses, click here.


The Capital City of New Mexico is Santa Fe.

City of Santa Fe

“Nestled at 7000 feet in the foothills of the Rocky Mountains, Santa Fe, New Mexico, the “City Different”, is America’s oldest capital city and claims a long history and rich cultural heritage.”
Source: The City of Santa Fe, NM

Away. To Santa Fe.
“Anytime of year is a good time to escape to this enchanted landscape. But, beyond awe-inspiring vistas of mountains, canyons and gorges-world-class hotels, museums and restaurants also await your return.” Use this Web site to begin planning your getaway today.
Source: Santa Fe Visitors Bureau






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Capital City of New Mexico. (2014, November 30). In ClassBrain's State Reports | State Symbols | 50 US States. Retrieved 07:53, September 22, 2019, from https://statereports.com/article_1196/
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The Chicago Manual of Style
classbrain, “Capital City of New Mexico.” ClassBrain's State Reports | State Symbols | 50 US States, https://statereports.com/article_1196/ [accessed September 22, 2019].
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classbrain, Capital City of New Mexico [Internet]. ClassBrain's State Reports | State Symbols | 50 US States; 2014 November 30, 15:41 UTC [cited 2019 Sep 22]. Available from: https://statereports.com/article_1196/.
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Capital City of New Mexico, https://statereports.com/article_1196/ (last visited Sep. 22, 2019).
AMA style
classbrain, Capital City of New Mexico. ClassBrain's State Reports | State Symbols | 50 US States. November 30, 2014, 15:41 UTC. Available at: https://statereports.com/article_1196/. Accessed September 22, 2019.

Citation styles

APA style
Capital City of New Mexico. (2014, November 30). In ClassBrain's State Reports | State Symbols | 50 US States. Retrieved 07:53, September 22, 2019, from https://statereports.com/article_1196/
MLA style
classbrain, “Capital City of New Mexico.” ClassBrain's State Reports | State Symbols | 50 US States. 30 November 2014, 15:41 UTC. . 22 Sep 2019 <https://statereports.com/article_1196/>.
MHRA style
classbrain, 'Capital City of New Mexico', ClassBrain's State Reports | State Symbols | 50 US States, 30 November 2014, 15:41 UTC, <https://statereports.com/article_1196/> [accessed 22 September 2019]
The Chicago Manual of Style
classbrain, “Capital City of New Mexico.” ClassBrain's State Reports | State Symbols | 50 US States, https://statereports.com/article_1196/ [accessed September 22, 2019].
CBE/CSE style
classbrain, Capital City of New Mexico [Internet]. ClassBrain's State Reports | State Symbols | 50 US States; 2014 November 30, 15:41 UTC [cited 2019 Sep 22]. Available from: https://statereports.com/article_1196/.
Bluebook style
Capital City of New Mexico, https://statereports.com/article_1196/ (last visited Sep. 22, 2019).
AMA style
classbrain, Capital City of New Mexico. ClassBrain's State Reports | State Symbols | 50 US States. November 30, 2014, 15:41 UTC. Available at: https://statereports.com/article_1196/. Accessed September 22, 2019.