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Reviewed March 13, 2019

The City Hall with its tower, spire, turrets, columns is a fanciful piece of gothic architecture and definitely one of the most attractive buildings in Georgetown. Unfortunately it is also in a state of disrepair and apparently closed. Although included in the tentative list of...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed March 2, 2019

the architecture is said to be one of the finest in the carribeans. I agree and it is one of the most beautiful in Guyana

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank yz1991
Reviewed February 8, 2019

This beautiful old building and landmark is in a terrible condition. It should be repaired before it collapses and is lost forever. Georgetown does not have innumerable notable sights - St George's Cathedral (also in a state of decay), the Queen Victoria Law Courts, Parliament...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed October 17, 2018

This is a wonderful building in desperate need of repair. Help is at hand from the EU (British Brexiteers take note!). The windows, metalwork and design all go to the naking of a wonderful build8ng. Bring on is renovation.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Nastame
Reviewed October 6, 2018

Very beautiful building, but in a desperate need of repair. Not so big, but very impressive architecture.

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Shlomi T
Reviewed October 7, 2017

One of the most beautiful buildings in Georgetown. Sadly in need of restoration which will apparently be done by the British next year.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Poleinahole
Reviewed August 20, 2017

Worth a look. Could use some work and would be more impressive. Has 75 foot tower. Could not enter on a Sunday, as Georgetown is basically closed on Sundays.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank TravelinAlan
Reviewed July 20, 2017

A visit here in July 2017 will give you a crystal clear understanding of the state of Guyana. One of the most beautiful buildings just allowed to decay and collapse under the watchful eye of the elected mayor, who's offices are housed in the building....More

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank sandsurfnsea
Reviewed March 12, 2017

Like a lot of public buildings in Georgetown, City Hall is in desperate need of restoration. Undoubtedly funds are short, but a little bit of ongoing maintenance would have prevented the building deteriating to this extent. Well worth a short visit.

Date of experience: March 2017
1  Thank Anthony S
Reviewed November 22, 2016

If this building was maintained it would have been one of the most beautiful in Georgetown. Sadly Local Government has been an absolute failure and as such the building seems to be one of the many causalities. Hopefully it can one day be restored to...More

Date of experience: January 2016
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