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Historic and beautiful!

The townspeople are quite proud of this treasure (as they should be) and willing to speak to all... read more

Reviewed June 18, 2018
Wareham, Massachusetts
A must see !

This is an amazing building. The architecture is gorgeous, as well as the history.There are also... read more

Reviewed April 30, 2018
Pauline G
Fairhaven, Massachusetts
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Government building known for its beautiful red-brick architecture and landmark clock tower.
Fairhaven, MA
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Reviewed June 18, 2018

The townspeople are quite proud of this treasure (as they should be) and willing to speak to all visitors Be sure to climb the original oak staircase to see the beautifully designed and mantained auditorium on the second floor. It will not disappoint.

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Reviewed April 30, 2018

This is an amazing building. The architecture is gorgeous, as well as the history.There are also beautiful pictures throughout the building of area sites.Not open on weekends as it is a public working town office building. Enjoy and have fun. BRING A CAMERA !!!

Thank Pauline G
Reviewed December 21, 2017

This is an unusually beautiful, historical town hall ( not city hall).built by Fairhaven’s philanthropist Henry Huttleston. Very unique. Hardwood floors, huge, heavy doors throughout. Beautiful upstairs auditorium ( can be rented for functions) and well maintained. I wouldn’t drive out from Iowa to see...More

Thank Uncle-Tonoose
Reviewed August 8, 2017

This beautiful building sends you back in time when you step inside. The outside is unique, attractive and interesting. It sits just across from another beautiful site in Fairhaven, the Millicent Library. In the summer on Thursday evenings, you can enjoy live music playing on...More

Thank motorcycles
Reviewed July 17, 2017

Nineteenth century Gothic style structure. Beautiful old building. Detailed craftsmanship, intrigue details. 1894 marking. Very Well maintained. Simply Impressive. Parking is a challenge.

Thank Rita S
Reviewed July 10, 2017

The City Hall in Fairhaven is a rare treasure in sculpting. It's unique as it has remained the same over the years.

Thank dcp525
Reviewed April 10, 2017

It is a beautiful building put up by mr rogers. It has a tower with clock faces on 4 sides and a beautiful hall up stairs with all stain windowsl

Thank 252,741,563
Reviewed March 8, 2017

This is a very beautiful old city hall. The architecture is impressive. It is also very well maintained. It is well worth walking through.

Thank JCOA2010
Reviewed October 23, 2016

A gift to Fairhaven from Henry Huddeston Rogers, the retired CEO of Standard Oil in the 1880s, this is a gem of the architecture of the 1890s. At the same time, be sure to see the nearby Millicent Library, the Fairhaven High School and the...More

Thank hfaigel
Reviewed August 16, 2016

Another of Fairhaven's architectural gems, the town hall is well worth a visit. Be sure to see the second-floor auditorium, with its ornate ceiling and stained glass windows. There are sometimes concerts, plays, lectures, and other events, so check the Fairhaven Tourism site for schedules....More

Thank 31mbel
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