Please be aware that Daylight Saving Time
(DST) changes in Olympia WA do not necessarily occur on the same date every year.
In Olympia WA, DST starts on the 2nd Sunday in March and ends on the 1st Sunday in November.
Facts About Olympia, WA
Information for Travelers
Washington state capital, Olympia, is at the southern end of Puget Sound.
The sprawling Washington State Capitol Campus beside Lake Capitol includes the imposing State Building and the 1909 Governor's Mansion.
In Olympia, the Deschutes River meets salt water and the glacial slopes of Mount Rainier rise to the eastern horizon.
On the edge of downtown, Percival Landing Park has a boardwalk and public artwork.
It is a compact and bustling city with a series of grandiose government buildings, many of which sit on the scenic Washington State Capitol Campus.
More than 200 species of birds visit the Billy Frank Jr. Nisqually National Wildlife Refuge estuary habitat.
Completed in 1928 at a cost of more than seven million dollars, the Washington Legislative Building rises 287 feet above the Capitol Campus.
The impressive white dome is visible from across the city and is considered the tallest masonry dome in North America.
The historic campus around the capitol building is also fun to explore, including a wide selection of memorials, fountains and gardens.
Read about Olympia in Wikipedia