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Decatur Historical Courthouse

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In The Downtown Area!

Convenient to Marta and the many restaurants of Decatur, Historic courthouse that is still being... read more

Reviewed August 17, 2018
katork
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Be sure to see this before it's gone! Sure to bring a smile to Boomers :-) Intetesting furnishings... read more

Reviewed July 9, 2018
Jeff H
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The DeKalb History Center collects, preserves and shares the history of DeKalb County, Georgia. Our Archives and Museum are located inside the historic courthouse in downtown Decatur, just a few miles from metro Atlanta. Open to the public, you can...more
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101 E Court Sq, Decatur, GA 30030-2544
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Reviewed August 17, 2018

Convenient to Marta and the many restaurants of Decatur, Historic courthouse that is still being used. I hope they can keep it in good repair. They don't make buildings like this any more. A piece of history!

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Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

Be sure to see this before it's gone! Sure to bring a smile to Boomers :-) Intetesting furnishings, photos, floor plans and descriptions.

Thank Jeff H
Reviewed July 1, 2018

Beautiful place for a wedding. We thoroughly enjoyed ourselves!! My niece had her wedding ceremony there. Lower level was great for a cocktail hour. Plus they were able to have their wedding photos done in the courtyard.

Thank Jessica J
Reviewed June 19, 2018

My daughter got married here in December of 2016. Oh what a wonderful occasion it turned out to be. The marble floors and walls of this place are beautiful. Since I am a connoisseur of historic places, I must say this is a must see!...More

Thank EttaLip
Reviewed May 15, 2018

Attended a wedding and reception here. Location was perfect and within walking distance of our hotel and many other places to eat and drink. Beautiful historic building overlooking Decatur Square.

Thank Janet H
Reviewed May 4, 2018 via mobile

The staffing and professionalism was a pleasurable experience conducting business at this building very informative

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Reviewed April 2, 2018

We were fortunate to attend a wedding in the courthouse & it was simply beautiful! Great location, with plenty of things to do surrounding it. Ceremony & reception were upstairs and both were amazing. Very cozy, romantic venue!!

Thank Amy T
Reviewed March 29, 2018

On it's own it is pretty good but once you add the activities that they sometimes have here (mainly for kids) it is incredible! I love it! They dress up as characters from the civil war, do performances and tell stories! I loved it! Check...More

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Reviewed March 4, 2018

I've been there a few of times, during Maker Faires and demonstrations in Decatur Square. The courthouse may not be a key place to put on a travel plan, but anyone in the downtown Decatur area really should take a few minutes to visit the...More

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Reviewed March 3, 2018 via mobile

Great for weddings and rehearsal dinners, dances, business functions. Marble and art deco. Wedding/ Rehearsal Dinner- upstairs ceremony, downstairs cocktail hour, upstairs reception. They have an elevator.

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