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Great little museum in there along with art work

Nice place to duck in for just the right amount of history of the community. Visiting artist was a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Gig Harbor, Washington
wearable art exhibit

We just took in the Wearable Art exhibit, showing about 16 pieces from each of the past years it... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
William H
Port Townsend, Washington
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A historical courthouse dating back to 1892.
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good36%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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Port Townsend, WA
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice place to duck in for just the right amount of history of the community. Visiting artist was a treat.

Thank 866trishak
Reviewed 1 week ago

We just took in the Wearable Art exhibit, showing about 16 pieces from each of the past years it has been held. Excellent displays on manikins and very informative signage with each piece made this a very pleasant and eye opening exhibit. There is also...More

Thank William H
Reviewed 3 September 2017

Beautiful, old courthouse. Well maintained on the outside. Nice photo op while in upper downtown Port Townsend.

Thank cohoman
Reviewed 27 June 2017

Beautiful building! Love the sentiment of restoring this clock tower situated in the very historic and beautiful city of Port Townsend. But really-the clock BONGS every hour, on the hour. It is VERY LOUD. So sleeping at a lovely inn close by, I was woken...More

Thank checkers007
Reviewed 9 May 2017

Stunning building with a view to die for. A great place to walk around and take pictures. Enjoy the building - all sides but make sure to turn around and see the view too.

Thank Pat S
Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

Im a sucker for anything architecturally amazing, to me and a building thats over 100 years old with gargoyle facings is worth a visit. Painted and still a gem. You can see this building from most places downtown and a couple places around the hills...More

Thank jessica s
Reviewed 25 September 2016

Come on... it's just a 100+ year-old building with the architecture of the late 1800s. Still houses local court, and other county functions. Maybe interesting if you've other business there.

Thank Michael F
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Wonderful old architecture, sits up on the hill. Lots of history to be had in this old building. Neat place to see.

Thank Karen J
Reviewed 22 July 2016

This is a courthouse like none other I have seen before. You can't tour it, but it's pretty spectacular. The architecture is phenomenal for a courthouse. Has a huge chime clock on it that you can hear anywhere in Port Townsend if the noise is...More

Thank Washington-Adventure
Reviewed 3 July 2016

This courthouse is located in Port Townsend but serves all of Jefferson County. It's beautiful brick and fretwork architecture can be seen from almost all over town--uptown or downtown.

Thank DoloresJacoby
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