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Address: Winona, MN
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The Winona County Courthouse in Winona, Minnesota, is an historic...

The Winona County Courthouse in Winona, Minnesota, is an historic Richardsonian Romanesque structure built in 1888. It was the first courthouse in Minnesota listed on the National Register of Historic Places, having been added in 1970. The courthouse has been meticulously preserved, featuring antique stained glass windows, original fireplaces, and intricately carved stone work.

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Amazing Richardson Romanesque Courthouse

This great old building was built in 1889 and is either the second or third oldest courthouse in Minnesota. It's the only courthouse I know that has lots of stained glass windows... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed December 30, 2015
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Winona, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2015

This great old building was built in 1889 and is either the second or third oldest courthouse in Minnesota. It's the only courthouse I know that has lots of stained glass windows throughout. (I guess that's because Winona, Minnesota, is known as the stained glass capital of the world with nearly a dozen companies in town specializing in making or... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

To see it from outside is amazing-and to go inside is even more amazing-the structure and upkeep is very nicely preserved. Glad my tax dollars show this beauty off :-)

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2013

...and look upward. It's beautiful, and just 2 blocks from the Winona County Historical Society Museum that puts the building in its historical perspective with the rest of the archtectural marvels of this rivertown.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2012

The architecture of the building is neat to see and ponder over. It is impressive in its own rights but otherwise, just another building.

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