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Address: 501 East Jefferson Street, Charlottesville, VA 22902
Phone Number: 434 972 4083

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A piece of working history

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... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 12, 2012
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Charlottesville, Virginia, United States
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28 reviews 28 reviews
6 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 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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Virginia
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132 reviews 132 reviews
40 attraction reviews
62 helpful votes 62 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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Charlottesville,Virginia
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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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Baltimore
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144 reviews 144 reviews
28 attraction reviews
131 helpful votes 131 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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