The tower views are spectacular. The venue is free and worth doing. Very centrally placed in Santa Barbara.
About Santa Barbara County Courthouse
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The Santa Barbara courthouse is beautiful and is still a functioning courthouse. The architecture is not to be missed. Make sure you climb the stairs (or take the elevator) to the clock tower observation deck. I visited on a Saturday morning and there was no...More
This courthouse is not only historical and beautiful, but the courthouse rooms are still in use.. Check out Law Library on second floor and Tower on top floor (it's a climb if you use stairway), but worth it. The view is amazing.
We spent a wonderful hour with Tom Mackey, the docent at the Santa Barbara Courthouse. Tom filled us full of fascinating facts about the history of the building, the area and the art an and landscape of the courthouse. It is beautiful and well worth...More
With beautiful views of the city from the clock tower, and the remarkable paintings in the Mural Room, this is a must see for any visitor.
Climb to the top of the clock tower and get a 360 degree view of Santa Barbara. Stop in the main court room and gather up interesting history. Beautiful grounds and courtyard.