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Albemarle County Court House

Address: 501 East Jefferson Street, Charlottesville, VA 22902
Phone Number: 434 972 4083
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Type: Government buildings, Sights & Landmarks
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English first
Charlottesville, Virginia, United States
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28 reviews 28 reviews
6 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2013

had an opportunity to visit the court house for my naturalization ceremony ! we were about 80 people with family and friends for the once in a life time ceremony! Security, other professionals were very kind to us and treated every one with dignity , respect and compassion. job well done !

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128 reviews 128 reviews
40 attraction reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2012

The court house is not just beautiful to look at from the outside: if you're there during the day, stop in--you'll have to empty your pockets for a security search--and go in and sit down. Inside it maintains the classic simplicity of the 19th century. And to baffle the constitutionalists, it's where Jefferson went for religious services. Around the park... More 

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20 reviews 20 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2012

boring-just an old brick building in a boring square of other brick buildings with nothing interesting except maybe somebody or other might have walked here or most likely nearby-maybe

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142 reviews 142 reviews
28 attraction reviews
128 helpful votes 128 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2012

Not to be missed while in Charlottesville. The building is a treasure and so well preserved.

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