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Address: Stillwater, MN
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Mon - Fri 8:00 am - 4:30 pm
Description: Minnesota's first courthouse.

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It's an old historic courthouse

Nothing to dislike, but you have to like nice old architecture (and there's a really cool yoga studio across fourth street in the little white building).

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 27, 2015
Greg K
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Stillwater, Minnesota
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Stillwater, Minnesota
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11 reviews 11 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015 NEW

Nothing to dislike, but you have to like nice old architecture (and there's a really cool yoga studio across fourth street in the little white building).

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Verona, Wisconsin
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015 NEW

Surprising fun stop and learned area history. Video available to see was worthwhile. Tour of jail was especially interesting.

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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015

Have been to several weddings here in all seasons and it is so lovely every time. Highly recommend this venue to a prospective couple :)

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Stillwater, MN
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

The courthouse is the heart of the scenic and historic South Hill, a residentail neighborhood of old homes overlooking Stillwater and the St. Croix River.

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Tiffin, Iowa
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15 reviews 15 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

We attended a family wedding here. The wedding was held outside and the reception, dinner and dance were held in the court room. Everything was clean and spacious. Just a beautiful place!

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Oak Park, Illinois
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39 reviews 39 reviews
8 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

Visit was short, but enjoyable and informative. Was provided a 15-minute video and a personal guided tour.

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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46 reviews 46 reviews
27 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

My son and I had a great tour of this historic courthouse thanks to our wonderful tour guide. Not only was she knowledgeable and friendly but accomodating too. With a six year old it can be hard but he put her to the test and she stayed with him through every silly question and benign observation.

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Big Bear City, California
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5 reviews 5 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2014

This was a quick stop but well worth the time. The veterans memorial across the street is also a must see.

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Wilmington, North Carolina
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57 reviews 57 reviews
11 attraction reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2014

This venue was chosen by our daughter and her fiance for both their wedding ceremony and reception. Granted it wasn't her first choice, but other places in Minneapolis were booked and once they toured the site they were pleased. As far as I could tell, the caterers and the attendants that set up for the event found no faults with... More 

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Hudson, Wisconsin
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2013

Took the tour [free with a suggested donation at the end]. A pleasant and informative gal took us around. The tour started out with a 15 minute video on the history of the place. If you like history and architecture, it is worth the hour of your time. From April to Oct. guided tours are available on the hour 11-3:00.

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