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Bexar County Courthouse, San Antonio

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Government Building
The Bexar County Courthouse is a historic building in downtown San Antonio, Texas, USA.The building was designed by architect J. Riely Gordon, and borders Main Plaza, along with such other architectural landmarks as the Cathedral of San Fernando. The style is Romanesque Revival, and the main material used is red sandstone. Ground was broken for Gordon's structure on August 4, 1891, and the cornerstone was laid December 17, 1892. After several delays, construction was fully completed in 1896. The building was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1977.The Courthouse currently functions as the county seat of Bexar County.
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TripAdvisor
  • Great Architecture, starting place to handle many business, personal and legal matters. Mostly friendly and helpful staff will guide you to where you need to go. Hopefully you are not on trial there o...  more »
  • People visit this County Courthouse because it is beautiful. It has a warm feeling while doing such cold business. People go there to get marriage licenses, and other types. They go there to meet with...  more »
  • A walk through the courthouse is like a walk through time. Impeccable details and beauty. Take a moment to look at the newly restored County Commissioners Court. It's breathtaking!  more »
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  • It was a fun time. We all sat and had a good laugh. Everyone was really feeling really at ease. This is a really good travel agency for vacations. They are efficient. And they only need like one charge and you are good to go on your vacation. I wasn't too bad. Would suggest. Will be back.
  • As a tourist, this building along with it's fountain is eye catching from right across the Historical Main Plaza. It stands to be the Bexar Courthouse of the fourth largest County in Texas and the 19th largest County nationally. The building was built right before the 20th century and designed in a Romanesque Revival Style.
  • The Bexar County Courthouse was built in 1897. The historic courthouse is built out of red sand stone and granite, from Texas. There is also the renovated Double Hyatt Courtroom. There is also a WWII exhibit on display. It's free and open to public, Monday through Friday, 7:00am to 6:00pm. The exhibit will leave November 11, and head towards Brady Green Hosiptal, then onto Europe in 2017.
  • This court system if your having a custody battle is geared towards the mom waste of damn time screw the bexar county court systems.....
  • Big ass building n no heater