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If you love old historical buildings this is a place to see. Sunken courtyard with a fountain... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
nora r
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San Antonio, Texas
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Breathtaking!

This is one of the most beautiful courthouses in Texas. It has a beautiful atrium in the center of... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
lmarshall
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Tyler,Tx
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151 N Washington St, La Grange, TX 78945-2658
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you love old historical buildings this is a place to see. Sunken courtyard with a fountain. Beautiful wood work and architecture. Old wooden staircases. Upstairs you can look down on the courtyard. Just beautiful.

Thank nora r
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is one of the most beautiful courthouses in Texas. It has a beautiful atrium in the center of the building. The architecture is amazing.

Thank lmarshall
Reviewed August 3, 2018

Stopped in the town square to look at the local shops but the area is really dominated by the County Courthouse in the middle of the square. Its a very impressive building a worth some time to admire.

Thank dambanker
Reviewed July 30, 2018

The courthouse is lovely and architecturally interesting. You can wander around freely and imagine life in earlier times.

Thank Melissa Z
Reviewed July 29, 2018

If you are a fan of Texas County Courthouse architecture, you should visit La Grange to admire the Fayette County Courthouse which was built in the late 1890's. Be sure to also visit inside as it includes some interesting exhibits. There is plenty of parking...More

Thank melendz
Reviewed May 6, 2018 via mobile

The county clerk staff that handles walk-in passport applications are great: efficient, friendly, and knowledgable. Once you are done, take a few minutes to relax in their atriun with a wonderful fountian.

Thank rosew320
Reviewed May 3, 2018 via mobile

What a fabulous old piece of Fayette County history. The building is amazing and has definitely withstood the test of time as well as the weather and elements. It is a Fayette County treasure. Too bad she can’t talk!!

Thank Anita L
Reviewed April 29, 2018

Like many, I "collect" Texas county courthouses, and this is one of the best. It is in the Romanesque style, using three different types of Texas stone, with many interesting details, including gargoyles. While it is a working courthouse, you can go inside without being...More

Thank Nancy B
Reviewed March 29, 2018 via mobile

One of my favorite songs, so had to stop and see what the fuss was all about. I started at the entry sign to the city, then went to the visitors center where I met a lovely young woman that told me what all the...More

Thank MrsOregon2009
Reviewed September 24, 2017 via mobile

One of the very few Texas courthouses with an atrium inside. Over 100 years old and still functioning. Make sure to go inside the courtroom as it is very nice as well.

Thank Jim S
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