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always keep it up to date and well maintained looks great at christmas time a wonderful place too... read more

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G8396ZYnancyw
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Bloomington, Indiana
Lovely details inside and out

Had a few minutes to spare so took a look around Monroe County's courthouse on the square in... read more

Reviewed July 13, 2018
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Columbus, Indiana
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

always keep it up to date and well maintained looks great at christmas time a wonderful place too visit.

Thank G8396ZYnancyw
Reviewed July 13, 2018

Had a few minutes to spare so took a look around Monroe County's courthouse on the square in Bloomington. Designed in the style of the public buildings of the Chicago and St. Louis World's Fairs at the turn of the 20th century, this interesting structure...More

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Reviewed October 27, 2017

This iconic courthouse in the center of town is right in the town square. Beautiful architecture inside and out. Love the fish weathervane which is a town symbol. Marks the center of town with its dome and special lights at the holidays!

Thank giftedelaine
Reviewed September 26, 2017

The history of the Monroe County Courthouse is worth examining, as are the changes that arose in its design and architecture. Even in the last 50 years, it has changed considerably, with the second floor removed and the atrium of the early design re-established.

Thank Gary H
Reviewed September 3, 2017

We stopped in the court house while touring around the square area. The court house is beautiful--murals, stained glass dome, interesting history markers etc. It's still very much a working county building which adds to it's charm. I would definitely suggest taking some time to...More

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Reviewed August 8, 2017

By and far the best time to visit is during the holidays. From the giant tree in the rotunda to the strings of lights that stretch from the roof to the surrounding buildings defiantly worth a visit.

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Reviewed July 10, 2017

Provides a beautiful setting in downtown Bloomington. Excellent Christmas light display. Useful for local business but also acquaints a visitor with the downtown experience.

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Reviewed May 22, 2017

Downtown Bloomington is totally worth parking your car and going for a walk around the shops, down to the library, and onto campus. Bloomington and the IU campus merge together from the Courthouse to Sample Gates. The Courthouse itself is old-school Midwest, with the building...More

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Reviewed March 13, 2017

While it's not necessarily my go-to place when I walk downtown (it's largely for length purposes that I walk that far), I always loved the Christmas lights they'd put there every year. I remember my mom and I driving around the city to see them...More

Thank ericvangucht
Reviewed February 1, 2017

This courthouse was beautifully restored years ago. Interesting limestone facades with stained glass interior. Around Christmas lights stream outward around it. I really is a beautiful site inside and out.

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