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A great courthouse to look at

When I was an office machine salesman I spent a lot of time working courthouse offices. I always... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
n9gik
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200 miles S of Chicago
Impressive building

I do enjoy seeing the buildings that were built to be used outstanding piece of architecture built... read more

Reviewed July 26, 2018
leed809
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Montreal, Canada
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33 S 3rd St, Terre Haute, IN 47807-3425
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

When I was an office machine salesman I spent a lot of time working courthouse offices. I always enjoyed taking the time to enjoy the architecture. This is a great one to wonder through and enjoy

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank n9gik
Reviewed July 26, 2018 via mobile

I do enjoy seeing the buildings that were built to be used outstanding piece of architecture built in First erected in 1884, this building has been used as a courthouse or government building for many years. The limestone was brought in from Indiana quarries. It’s...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank leed809
Reviewed July 19, 2018

This is an extremely stunning courthouse. We have a lot of historic and nice courthouses in Georgia - but this, well this is amazing. If you are anywhere Terre haute this is worth a visit.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank JeffBreedlove
Reviewed September 13, 2017

First erected in 1884, this building has been used as a courthouse or government building for many years. The limestone was brought in from Indiana quarries. Parts of the roof are cast iron. A hydraulic elevator was also installed when it was built. There aren't...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Allen21096
Reviewed May 3, 2017

I have had the opportunity to work in this building for many years. I get to share the history of the building with visitors as well. She is a grand ole dame who stands proud against the Terre Haute skyline. She houses six major, working...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Linda J
Reviewed April 13, 2017

Beautiful courthouse. Came here to get my marriage license. I'm very impressed with the way the staff handles situations. Very professional.

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank Hannah F
Reviewed April 9, 2017

The scale would be appropriate for a state capital. So would the gilded dome. It is an imposing piece of period architecture, reflecting a lost county prosperity.

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Fred B
Reviewed April 3, 2017

I was afraid this task was gonna be a nightmare. It was actually a quick process with little to no wait time. Thanks for your organization.

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank lovetosew1951
Reviewed March 12, 2017

Beautiful architecture and recently restored. The restoration work was well done. The chandelier in the dome is beautiful and takes hours to raise and lower so that they can change the light bulbs. The Veterans memorials outside the courthouse are also a nice place to...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank JonsTravelGirl
Reviewed December 2, 2016 via mobile

Stopped by to enjoy the beautiful architecture of this building. The outside has a beautiful dedication to fallen soldiers from a variety of military engagements. Inside the building functions as a courthouse with some amazing views and paintings.

Date of experience: December 2016
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