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A must see !

This is an amazing building. The architecture is gorgeous, as well as the history.There are also... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Pauline G
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Fairhaven, Massachusetts
Beautiful, historical building.

This is an unusually beautiful, historical town hall ( not city hall).built by Fairhaven’s... read more

Reviewed 22 December 2017
Uncle-Tonoose
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Fairhaven, Massachusetts
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Government building known for its beautiful red-brick architecture and landmark clock tower.
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is an amazing building. The architecture is gorgeous, as well as the history.There are also beautiful pictures throughout the building of area sites.Not open on weekends as it is a public working town office building. Enjoy and have fun. BRING A CAMERA !!!

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Reviewed 22 December 2017

This is an unusually beautiful, historical town hall ( not city hall).built by Fairhaven’s philanthropist Henry Huttleston. Very unique. Hardwood floors, huge, heavy doors throughout. Beautiful upstairs auditorium ( can be rented for functions) and well maintained. I wouldn’t drive out from Iowa to see...More

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Reviewed 9 August 2017

This beautiful building sends you back in time when you step inside. The outside is unique, attractive and interesting. It sits just across from another beautiful site in Fairhaven, the Millicent Library. In the summer on Thursday evenings, you can enjoy live music playing on...More

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Reviewed 18 July 2017

Nineteenth century Gothic style structure. Beautiful old building. Detailed craftsmanship, intrigue details. 1894 marking. Very Well maintained. Simply Impressive. Parking is a challenge.

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Reviewed 10 July 2017

The City Hall in Fairhaven is a rare treasure in sculpting. It's unique as it has remained the same over the years.

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Reviewed 11 April 2017

It is a beautiful building put up by mr rogers. It has a tower with clock faces on 4 sides and a beautiful hall up stairs with all stain windowsl

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Reviewed 9 March 2017

This is a very beautiful old city hall. The architecture is impressive. It is also very well maintained. It is well worth walking through.

Thank JCOA2010
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Reviewed 23 October 2016

A gift to Fairhaven from Henry Huddeston Rogers, the retired CEO of Standard Oil in the 1880s, this is a gem of the architecture of the 1890s. At the same time, be sure to see the nearby Millicent Library, the Fairhaven High School and the...More

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Reviewed 16 August 2016

Another of Fairhaven's architectural gems, the town hall is well worth a visit. Be sure to see the second-floor auditorium, with its ornate ceiling and stained glass windows. There are sometimes concerts, plays, lectures, and other events, so check the Fairhaven Tourism site for schedules....More

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Reviewed 27 June 2015

Following the advice of a hotel staff member, I drove to the center of Fairhaven to discover a trove of beautiful architecture. City Hall stands at the center of a number of magnificent stone buildings that reflect the generosity and creative spirit of Henry Huddleston...More

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