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 Tennessee’s Capitol & State Houses, click here.


The Capital City of Tennessee is Nashville.

Metropolitan Government of Nashville & Davidson County

Highlights on this site include the ‘Evolution of a City Video’, a 24 minute video history of Metro Nashville, as well as the ‘Flash movie about Nashville’, which is a brief presentation about Nashville’s culture and diversity.
Source: Metro Gov’t of Nashville & Davidson County

Nashville Convention & Visitors Bureau
Travel & Leisure Magazine recently named Nashville America’s Friendliest City. Find out why at this website.
Source: Nashville Convention & Visitors Bureau







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classbrain, Capital City of Tennessee [Internet]. ClassBrain's State Reports | State Symbols | 50 US States; 2014 November 30, 10:58 UTC [cited 2020 Feb 23]. Available from: https://statereports.com/article_1208/.
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Citation styles

APA style
Capital City of Tennessee. (2014, November 30). In ClassBrain's State Reports | State Symbols | 50 US States. Retrieved 11:40, February 23, 2020, from https://statereports.com/article_1208/
MLA style
classbrain, “Capital City of Tennessee.” ClassBrain's State Reports | State Symbols | 50 US States. 30 November 2014, 10:58 UTC. . 23 Feb 2020 <https://statereports.com/article_1208/>.
MHRA style
classbrain, 'Capital City of Tennessee', ClassBrain's State Reports | State Symbols | 50 US States, 30 November 2014, 10:58 UTC, <https://statereports.com/article_1208/> [accessed 23 February 2020]
The Chicago Manual of Style
classbrain, “Capital City of Tennessee.” ClassBrain's State Reports | State Symbols | 50 US States, https://statereports.com/article_1208/ [accessed February 23, 2020].
CBE/CSE style
classbrain, Capital City of Tennessee [Internet]. ClassBrain's State Reports | State Symbols | 50 US States; 2014 November 30, 10:58 UTC [cited 2020 Feb 23]. Available from: https://statereports.com/article_1208/.
Bluebook style
Capital City of Tennessee, https://statereports.com/article_1208/ (last visited Feb. 23, 2020).
AMA style
classbrain, Capital City of Tennessee. ClassBrain's State Reports | State Symbols | 50 US States. November 30, 2014, 10:58 UTC. Available at: https://statereports.com/article_1208/. Accessed February 23, 2020.