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Ventura City Hall

501 Poli St, Ventura, CA 93001-2697
+1 805-654-7800
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Grand old building

We spent 30 minutes walking the marble halls and reading about the City Hall and its history. If... read more

Reviewed 14 April 2017
Steve B
Pasadena, California
Beautiful marble building with great history - even its own ghost story!

A few years ago I have a ghost tour in this city hall, and so was able to see much more of the... read more

Reviewed 9 March 2017
Robin S
Ventura, California
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501 Poli St, Ventura, CA 93001-2697
+1 805-654-7800
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Reviewed 14 April 2017

We spent 30 minutes walking the marble halls and reading about the City Hall and its history. If it is a hot day this would be a place to cool off and there are public restrooms available.

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Reviewed 9 March 2017

A few years ago I have a ghost tour in this city hall, and so was able to see much more of the building than the usual hall visitor. The City Hall is filled with lovely white marble, curving majestic stairways, and the weight of...More

Thank Robin S
Reviewed 4 March 2017

4 block long building built in early 1930's, interesting design, go to the east this is on and find great scenic view route of lots of trees and more.

Thank Joseph G
Reviewed 21 February 2017

The Ventura City Hall is an exceptionally attractive building commanding the top of California Street. Very inviting staff let us enjoy the lovely interior with its woodwork, skylights and other fixtures. A beautiful place.

Thank robin082
Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

Ventura City Hall has lots to offer. From beautiful architecture and art work to a fantastic view over looking downtown and the ocean. With all the marble used in the building it is a sight to see. Worth the stop if you are in Ventura...More

Thank Kyle U
Reviewed 23 October 2016

The City Hall id over 100 years old and has been totally renovated. It was originally the Ventura County Government Center, which is why it is large and very impressive for a City of 100,000. Worth a visit and enjoy Downtown Ventura

Thank VenturaCoTraveler
Reviewed 17 October 2016

You'd be hard pressed to find a more unique City Hall in the U.S.A. While San Francisco's City Hall evokes the elegance of Paris, Ventura's City Hall blends old world grace with modernity and a respectful nod to the city's mission history(complete with a stunning...More

Thank AJD50
Reviewed 4 October 2016

Lovely old fashioned, clean little town with some beautiful buildings Well worth a visit we could not get into City Hall but wandered around Ventura for an hour, thoroughly enjoyed it

Thank Sally S
Reviewed 30 August 2016

Walked by the Buenaventura City Hall over a weekend. It was closed as it was Saturday evening. The building itself is a great side to see. Very picturesque building. Love the feel of a small town so close to the craziness of Los Angeles.

Thank Gbby0223
Reviewed 22 August 2016

I love to go and stroll through the hallways looking at our City Hall's artwork. It's very inspiring and a lovely relaxing thing to do from time to time.

Thank martinatunafish
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8 November 2015|
Response from Meg G | Reviewed this property |
No. It is only open during normal weekday business hours, as it is the official City Hall.