How many U.S. state capitals have you visited? For most travelers, the answer is less than a handful. Can you name them all? Probably not. Do you have any ideas what these places look like? We’re here to help. Though some of the country’s state capitals are already popular tourist destinations, many are hidden gems that, despite their important governmental roles, don’t often make it onto travelers’ radar, let alone their bucket lists. Here are 50 reasons to hit every capital in the country, from history-rich Boston and Richmond, to artsy Santa Fe and Austin, to photogenic Montpelier and Juneau. —Abbey Chase